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Public Portals Require OAM Authentication and Private Portals Redirect to the Wrong Page After Applying the WebCenter Portal April 2023 Bundle Patch or Later (Doc ID 2956578.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 26, 2024

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Portal - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.



Public portals require OAM authentication and private portals redirect to the wrong page after applying any of the following the WebCenter Portal Bundle Patches:




Expect you could access public portals without authentication.

And expect to get to the requested page after login when you request a private portal URL.



The issue can be reproduced as follows:

  1. Start with an instance of WebCenter Portal with Bundle Patch or earlier.
  2. Test accessing a public portal and confirm you can see the portal without authentication.
  3. Test accessing a private portal and confirm you are redirected to the requested portal after login.
  4. Apply any of these patches:
    • WebCenter Portal Bundle Patch (July 2023 Bundle Patch).
    • WebCenter Portal Bundle Patch (April 2023 Bundle Patch).

    • WC Stack Patch Bundle (July 2023 WebCenter Stack Patch Bundle).

  5. Test accessing the public portal.
    Now you will be presented with the OAM login page.
  6. Test accessing the private portal.
    After login you won't be directed to the expected page.



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