Java.lang.NullPointerException in Application Server Log Due to User with Null Password After Upgrading to 9.3.2 (Doc ID 1552351.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Agile PLM Framework - Version 9.3.2.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 10-Apr-2015***

Symptoms

After upgrading to Agile 9.3.2, can see following error occurs in application server log when certain user attempts to login to Agile.

ERROR
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java.lang.NullPointerException
at com.agile.util.Scrambler.getHashAlgorithm(Scrambler.java:107)
at com.agile.admin.security.userregistry.DBUserAdapter.checkPassword(DBUserAdapter.java:89)
at com.agile.admin.security.userregistry.DBUserAdapter.validateCredentials(DBUserAdapter.java:858)
at com.agile.admin.security.weblogic.WLSLoginModule.validate(WLSLoginModule.java:477)
at com.agile.admin.security.weblogic.WLSLoginModule.login(WLSLoginModule.java:199)
at com.bea.common.security.internal.service.LoginModuleWrapper$1.run(LoginModuleWrapper.java:110)
at java.security.AccessController.doPrivileged(Native Method)
at com.bea.common.security.internal.service.LoginModuleWrapper.login(LoginModuleWrapper.java:106)
...



Cause

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