OpenSSO 8.0 : Java Null Pointer Exception When Valid Goto URL is set

(Doc ID 1385592.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 21, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle OpenSSO - Version: 8.0.2 and later   [Release: 8.0 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


With OpenSSO 8.0 Update 2 Patch 3, when a value is added (Configuration>Core or Realm>$Realm>Authentication>Advanced properties) as a Valid Goto URL domains, each time a user authenticates or logs out, a Java Null Pointer Exception is recorded in the debug Files.
This leads to a rapid increase of these files and a risk of disk stauration.

ERROR: Error in getValidGotoUrlDomains :
at java.util.AbstractCollection.addAll(
at com.sun.identity.authentication.service.AuthD.getValidGotoUrlDomains(
at com.sun.identity.authentication.service.AuthD.isGotoUrlValid(
at com.sun.identity.authentication.service.AuthD.isGotoUrlValid(


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