[WLS12.1.1.0] Call To AuthenticationServlet.assertIdentity() Fails When Logs Show A Committed Subject (Doc ID 1493521.1)

Last updated on JUNE 09, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Weblogic Server - Version 12.1.1.0 to 12.1.1.0 [Release 12c]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On WLS 12.1.1.0 Authentication API assertIdentity() provided by weblogic.servlet.security.ServletAuthentication fails to work.For instance noticing that call to AuthenticationServlet.assertIdentity() fails when logs show a committed subject and you notice below trace

This worked fine in WLS 10.3.5 and you notice the issue only in WLS 12c.

Cause

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