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How To Prevent OAM From Accepting Login Credentials In A HTTP GET Request (Doc ID 2599800.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 18, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Access Manager - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


How to configure the OAM server so that it will reject submission of authentication credentials when using the HTTP GET method.

For example, when accessing the URL http://<OAM_SERVER_HOSTNAME>:<OAM_SERVER_PORT>/oam/server/auth_cred_submit?&username=<USERNAME>&request_id=<REQUEST_ID>&password=<PASSWORD>&OAM_REQ=<OAM_REQ> the user should NOT be authenticated.


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In this Document
 Search for the "Security" XML section
 If the "Security" XML section is already present in the oam-config.xml file
 If the "Security" XML section is not found in the oam-config.xml file
 Save the oam-config.xml file back to the database
 Restart the servers

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