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Oracle Linux: Cron Jobs Do Not Work - /var/log/cron reported "FAILED to open PAM security session (Permission denied)" (Doc ID 2778437.1)

Last updated on MAY 28, 2021

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 7.5 and later
Linux x86-64
Linux x86

Symptoms

Cron jobs are not working properly.
Errors such as the following are reported to /var/log/cron:

 

 

Cause

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