Error "currentSubject: principals=[] does not have permission to assert identity" Seen When Using A Custom Policy (Doc ID 1557527.1)

Last updated on MARCH 29, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Web Services Manager - Version 11.1.1.6.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

An OSB proxy service is secured with a custom OWSM policy that interacts with a custom identity asserter and custom authentication provider.

This fails with the following error message:

 

The failure occurs outside of OSB as well when the policy is used with a composite.

Cause

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