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The "PrincipalAuthenticator.assertIdentity : Token Type: Authorization" When Set ignores Custom WLS_* tokens set. (Doc ID 2782267.1)

Last updated on JUNE 09, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The Upper stack product Oracle Utilities Customer Care and Billing application is being accessed using Web & SOAP interfaces. The incoming HTTP request has Authorization header as well as a "WLS_JWTXXX" custom header. The customer has a custom Authenticator for the WLS_* token which is not getting called.

This setup was working fine in WebLogic however after WebLogic server was upgraded to the HTTP request started failing with



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