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Invalid username/password (ORA-01017) when connecting to Oracle using Connect for JDBC

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TitleInvalid username/password (ORA-01017) when connecting to Oracle using Connect for JDBC
URL Name000048244
Article Number000134120
EnvironmentProduct : Connect for JDBC Oracle driver
Version : All supported versions
Database : Oracle 11.2.0.3 / 12C
OS : All supported platforms
Application : All supported applications
Question/Problem Description
When connecting to Oracle 11.2.0.3 or 12C, the below error is returned.
Steps to Reproduce
Clarifying Information
Error MessageORA-01017: invalid username/password; logon denied
Defect/Enhancement NumberDefect PSC00294082
Cause
Before the encryption of the password takes place, the driver was encountering an exception and not encrypting the password. Due to this blank password was being sent to the server and hence the login was failing. 
 
Resolution
Fixed in hotfix 5.0.1.000082 and 5.1.2.000125.
Refer to "Connect for JDBC hot fix download and install instructions” for instructions on how to download and install the hot fix.
Workaround
Notes
Last Modified Date4/23/2015 7:07 AM
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