InValidNameIDPolicy Error With Windows NameID Format After Upgrade to OIF

(Doc ID 1908616.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Identity Federation - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Oracle Identity Federation (OIF) was patched to

OIF as Identity Provider (IdP) is configured with multiple Service Providers (SPs) which use different NameID formats for federation e.g. emailAddress, Windows Domain Qualified Name, Unspecified etc.

Since upgrading to all SSO logins with one specific SP are failing. Users are redirected either to an application error page due to failed authentication or error HTTP-500 Internal Server Error is displayed.

When SAML Response sent by OIF to the SP is decoded the error Status "Invalid NameID Policy" is seen.

SSO with other SPs is working as before.

The problem SP is configured to use Windows Domain Qualified Name ID Format.


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