"Illegal caller of wwv_flow_custom_auth_sso.process_success" using APEX with SSO/SDK (Doc ID 2298288.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 21, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Application Express (formerly HTML DB) - Version 5.0.4.00.12 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

ENVIRONMENT:
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Upgraded Apex 3.2 to 5.0.4.00.12 on DB 11.2.0.1



ISSUE:
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Running an application in APEX 5.0 where SSO/SDK authentication scheme is configured the following error occurs:

HTTP error "Illegal caller of wwv_flow_custom_auth_sso.process_successl_owner:APEX_PUBLIC_USER:p_partner_app_name:HTML_DB procedure: .".

 

Steps:

- Installed APEX 5.0.4 on a new machine and import the APEX Workspaces and applications.

- Configured APEX as a partner application as per DOC ID 562807.1.

- Tested One of the applications that uses SSO as Authentication method.

- Enter credentials in the SSO windows but then instead of going back to APEX application one gets the error.

Changes

 Moved APEX to a new machine with version  5.0.4.

Cause

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