During authentication through OIF IdP getting Error 500--Internal Server Error (Doc ID 1959328.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Identity Federation - Version 11.1.1.6.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

In this particular case user was federating through an OIF IdP using OAM for authentication and getting following error after authentication completed:

https://oif.oracle.com/fed/user/authnoam11g?refid=id-FeJ0FkDqIwyPhDfUwdxP6-1-3N8-

Error 500--Internal Server Error

java.lang.RuntimeException: java.lang.NullPointerException
at oracle.security.fed.controller.ApplicationController.processServletRequest(ApplicationController.java:400)
at oracle.security.fed.controller.web.servlet.FederationServlet.doGet(FederationServlet.java:142)
at javax.servlet.http.HttpServlet.service(HttpServlet.java:707)
at javax.servlet.http.HttpServlet.service(HttpServlet.java:820)
at weblogic.servlet.internal.StubSecurityHelper$ServletServiceAction.run(StubSecurityHelper.java:227)
at weblogic.servlet.internal.StubSecurityHelper.invokeServlet(StubSecurityHelper.java:125)
at weblogic.servlet.internal.ServletStubImpl.execute(ServletStubImpl.java:301)
at weblogic.servlet.internal.TailFilter.doFilter(TailFilter.java:26)
at weblogic.servlet.internal.FilterChainImpl.doFilter(FilterChainImpl.java:56)
at oracle.security.jps.ee.http.JpsAbsFilter$1.run(JpsAbsFilter.java:119)
at java.security.AccessController.doPrivileged(Native Method)
at oracle.security.jps.util.JpsSubject.doAsPrivileged(JpsSubject.java:315)
at oracle.security.jps.ee.util.JpsPlatformUtil.runJaasMode(JpsPlatformUtil.java:442)
...

Cause

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