PDF Secured Output Fails To Open or Appears Empty for UTF8 Report Server

(Doc ID 2153835.1)

Last updated on JULY 19, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Reports Developer - Version 11.1.2.2.0 to 12.2.1.1.0 [Release 11g to 12.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Secured PDF generated using a Report server set to UTF8 fails to open with the provided password or shows empty PDF.

In 11.1.2.2 version when using one of the strings that make the report to fail the message displayed after entering the string is "invalid password".

In 12.2.1 when failing the message is different:

Example
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Acrobat Reader
Dictionary keys must be direct name objects.
Local\EWH-9308-##

 

 

Cause

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