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Troubleshooting access denied due to Exception when Running Credential Store API Code (Doc ID 1327577.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 15, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Platform Security for Java - Version to [Release Oracle11g to 12c]
Oracle SOA Suite - Version to [Release 12c]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


To illustrate the required steps to deploy a custom J2EE application that is able to interact with the Credential Store Framework to retrieve user credentials. As this operation requires both configuration and implementation actions, it will try to clarify both aspects.

The Credential Store Framework is available only in Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g JRF enabled installations and hence the information in this article is considered useful ONLY for OFMW 11g users, and not for plain WebLogic Server (WLS) users.

As the whole process is a potentially error prone process, this note describes some of the useful validations that you can do during the configuration, to try to help avoid some of the potential errors.

1) For clarification on OPSS and Credential Store Framework

Oracle Fusion Middleware Application Security Guide
11g Release 1 (11.1.1)
Part Number E10043-08

Chapter 1 Introduction to Oracle Platform Security Services
Chapter 3 Understanding Identities, Policies, and Credentials
Section 3.3 Credential Store Basics



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