OBIEE 11g: Oracle BI Publisher (SAML2 SSO Configured), Login Fails with Error "Error 403" When User Tries to Login to XMLPSERVER for the Second Time.
(Doc ID 2345322.1)
Last updated on JANUARY 30, 2019
Applies to:Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version 18.104.22.168.160119 and later
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On Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition (OBIEE) V22.214.171.124.160119 version
Oracle BI Publisher login fails when user tries to login to XMLPSERVER for the second time on a SAML2 SSO Configured Environment.
- BI Analytics and Oracle BI Publisher configured as a SAML 2.0 Service Provider in a SAML 2.0 federation for single sign-on.
- Can successfully login to both analytics and BI Publisher (/xmlpserver) using SAML2 and the the federated environment. However after logout in BI Publisher and then subsequent login in the same browser, the login fails for BI Publisher (XMLPSERVER).
- The web browser must be closed and re-open or clear all the cookies in the browser to successfully login again.
Errors in bipublisher.log:
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