Secure Browser Displaying 401 Error Header

(Doc ID 2112549.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 09, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Mobile Security Suite - Version 3.0.0.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When accessing a web application which is expecting Kerberos WNA authentication from within the OMSS secure browser, users are prompted for their username and password and then see a 401 error header above the loaded and fully functional application. This has only occurred since updating to workplace version 11.1.2.3.3 and above.

ERROR
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401 - Unauthorized: Access is denied due to invalid credentials.

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. upgrade to secure workspace 11.1.2.3.0
2. load web app in the secure browser.
3. 401 error is seen, although the app appears to function.

BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users are confused by this 401 error.

Cause

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