P6 Web Service Call Fails on Authentication - "Error While Trying to Perform Authentication: Null" (Doc ID 1551876.1)

Last updated on JULY 07, 2017

Applies to:

Primavera Web Services - Version 7.0 SP1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to call the Authentication web service, the following error occurs:

com.primavera.ws.security.interceptor.SecurityInboundInterceptor handleMessage
SEVERE: Error while trying to perform authentication: null
java.lang.IllegalArgumentException

The following error appears in the web server stack trace: 

"Fault occurred while processing."

Cause

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