Login not Possible Error: pam_tally2(sshd:auth): user oracle (1000) tally 48, deny 5 (Doc ID 1269133.1)

Last updated on MARCH 20, 2013

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Enterprise Linux 4.3 and later
Linux x86
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

You are unable to login as a non-root user.

You can find the following error in /var/log/secure
pam_tally2(sshd:auth): user oracle (1000) tally 48, deny 5

Cause

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