Principal Is NULL After Successful Authentication on Custom JASPIC Security Provider (Doc ID 2234055.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 21, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 12.1.3.0.0 to 12.2.1.0.0 [Release 12c]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

After applying WLS Patch Set Update 12.1.3.0.161018 or higher, a custom security provider which uses JASPIC stopped working. With the new patch set update, the principal will not be set after a successful login. Accessing it, for example with:

will only get NULL for principal.

Cause

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