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Error " access Denied" When Calling Web Service From Composite after SOA Upgrade (Doc ID 2812086.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 08, 2021

Applies to:

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


After upgrading a Middleware Domain from to, a problem was noticed when attempting to use a composite that has a policy attached to call to a web service.

A Credential has been created in the map with the correct username and password for access to the end service, but at run time, the following error is seen:

<Error> <> <WSM-00393> <Permission "" required to access the application specific CSF map "" is not granted to the resource "<COMPOSITE NAME>".
Underlying exception message : "access denied ("" "resource=<COMPOSITE NAME>," "getKey")">
<Error> <> <BEA-000000> <The username/password credentials or certificates null are missing., Failed due to : access denied ("" "resource=<COMPOSITE NAME>," "getKey").>
<Error> <> <BEA-000000> <WSM-00005, Failed due to : WSM-00015 : The user name is missing..>

<COMPOSITE NAME> is replaced by the name of the composite performing the call.


 Middleware upgrade from to


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