ISSUE WITH SPACE AND "&" CHARACTER IN OAM REDIRECTION URL
Last updated on JUNE 08, 2017
Applies to:COREid Access - Version: 10.1.4.0.1 to 10.1.4.2 - Release: 10g to 10g
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Example of issue:
Original URL contain %20%26%20. On redirect to OAM, %26 is converted to ' & '
But on redirect back to the app, only non-& is escaped. Example, %20&%20 which break the URL. It's the escape "&" (%26) that is not being preserved. .
According to URL Escaped Encoding Decoder http://www.bosseye.com/escaped_encoding/index.htm. '%' and '&' is a reserved URL character.
% is represent as %20 in URL
& is represent as %26 in URL
Please see below example:
Original URL :
Redirected URL after OAM Authentication :
(Note: %26 value is converting to equivalent '&' character )
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