This chapter describes issues associated with Oracle Product. It includes the following topics:
Oracle Fusion Middleware Release 11g R1 patchset 2 (184.108.40.206) is the first 11g release to include Oracle Authentication Services for Operating Systems. This product is also available as a download from
The following features and capabilities have been added to Oracle Authentication Services for Operating Systems since the 10g release:
Full integration with Fusion Middleware Release 11g R1 patchset 2 (220.127.116.11). OAS4OS was not available with FMW 11g R1 or FMW 11g R1 patchset 1.
Extended client platform support. For a full list see:
New configuration scripts to enable PAM proxy user-based access to Oracle Internet Directory for enhanced security.
Easy configuration of Oracle Internet Directory SSL using customer provided certificates for production deployments, or use of self signed certificates to test OID SSL connections.
Restricting client access based on IP address.
Easy reset of client configuration to support testing.
For up-to-date information about product bugs and updates, see Note 1064891.1: Oracle Authentication Services for Operating Systems Documentation Addendum (18.104.22.168). This document is available on My Oracle Support at