Unauthorized Access To Discussion Forums For User that Belongs To a Group with Privileges (Doc ID 1324098.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Portal - Version 11.1.1.4.0 to 11.1.1.7.1 [Release 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Users that belongs to a group that has privileges over Discussions or Announcements  unable  to access to Discussion page.
This issue is happening when using a group that was created using third party LDAP client


Steps to Reproduce:

1.Create a Community with a discussion forum
2.Add a user as  member of group that has privileges over discussion forum
3. Login using user step 1
4.Click on discussion link on that space.

 

Error:

 

Cause

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