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Adding Full/External URLs to the List of Valid External URLs from WebCenter Portal (Doc ID 2812345.1)

Last updated on MARCH 09, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Portal - Version to
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Persona: Application Administrators
Estimated Time to Complete: 5 - 15 minutes


Some WebCenter Portal components allow calling Full/External URLs.
This opens up the possibility to enter malicious URLs in the Portal pages or components.

To protect against these type of calls, WebCenter Portal provides a mechanism to validate which URLs are allowed.

This document will show how to add full/external URLs to the list of valid external URLs from WebCenter Portal. 

Some examples of where Full/External URLs are allowed in WebCenter Portal include but are not limited to the following components:

Refer to the following documentation for more information:

Administering Oracle WebCenter Portal
Administering Oracle WebCenter Portal
Adding a List of Valid External URLs 


This document is intended for WebCenter Portal administrators who need to configure WebCenter Portal.


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