E-IB/SEC:User Account Locking Caused by Numerous "Invalid password for user **@JavaClient" (Doc ID 1209724.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 13, 2014

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.40 to 8.51 [Release 8.4]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
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Symptoms

After changing the password for the power PeopleSoft user, eg.PS, used in psappsrv.cfg and psprcs.cfg, Application Server log shows numerous "PeopleSoft ID and Password authentication failed. Invalid password for user PS@JavaClient" and eventually the power user account is locked out.

 

Cause

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