OBIEE 12c : 403 Error When Doing SAML 2.0 SSO For Authentication And External Oracle Database For Authorization

(Doc ID 2226376.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 08, 2017

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


OBIEE Version :

Trying to setup SAML 2.0 SSO for authentication and oracle database for authorization in OBIEE 12c. The database has users and groups defined.

The following is what happens when trying to access OBIEE 12c site :

1) Launch http://<server>:<port>/analytics
2) Its correctly re-directed to your custom SAML 2.0 SSO page where you enter credentials
3) Then it redirects to http://<server>:<port>/saml2/sp/acs/post where the HTTP 403 error is received 

The following docs have been followed for steps :



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