Case sensitive passwords (and auditing) are a default feature of newly created Oracle 11g databases

Original: http://www.oracle-base.com/articles/11g/case-sensitive-passwords-11gr1.php Case sensitive passwords (and auditing) are a default feature of newly created Oracle 11g databases. The Database Configuration Assistant (DBCA) allows you to revert these settings back to the pre-11g functionality during database creation. The SEC_CASE_SENSITIVE_LOGON initialization parameter gives control over case sensitive passwords. If existing applications struggle to authenticate against 11g, you can use the ALTER […]