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"Invalid request / Error while processing request" Error Received while Saving System Configuration Screen (Doc ID 2561200.1)

Last updated on MAY 12, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Financial Services Analytical Applications Infrastructure - Version 8.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Oracle Financial Services Analytical Applications Infrastructure (OFSAAI)
Oracle Financial Services Analytical Applications (OFSAA)
Oracle Financial Services Enterprise Performance Management (EPM)
Single Sign On (SSO)


On 8.0.x version, while saving System Configuration screen (with or without changes), "Invalid request / Error while processing request" error is received in UI.


Following error was also found in the Adminserver.log and nohup.out of webserver:

#### <[ACTIVE] ExecuteThread: '10' for queue: 'weblogic.kernel.Default (self-tuning)'> <> <> <[severity-value: 16] [rid: 0] [partition-id: 0] [partition-name: DOMAIN] > <[SECURITY FAILURE Anonymous:null@unknown -> /DefaultName/IntrusionDetector] Invalid input: context=ValidationFramework, type(OFS_AAI_SYSCONF_url_exp)=([A-Za-z]*:\/\/)?(www\.)?(([0-9]|[1-9][0-9]|1[0-1][0-9]|12[0-7])\.([0-9]|[1-9][0-9]|1[0-9][0-9]|2[0-4][0-9]|25[0-5])\.([0-9]|[1-9][0-9]|1[0-9][0-9]|2[0-4][0-9]|25[0-5])\.([0-9]|[1-9][0-9]|1[0-9][0-9]|2[0-4][0-9]|25[0-5])|([a-zA-Z0-9]+(\.[a-zA-Z0-9]+(\.[a-zA-Z0-9]+)?)?))([^ ]*)?, input=/oamsso/logout.html
org.owasp.esapi.errors.ValidationException: ValidationFramework: Invalid input. Please conform to regex ([A-Za-z]*:\/\/)?(www\.)?(([0-9]|[1-9][0-9]|1[0-1][0-9]|12[0-7])\.([0-9]|[1-9][0-9]|1[0-9][0-9]|2[0-4][0-9]|25[0-5])\.([0-9]|[1-9][0-9]|1[0-9][0-9]|2[0-4][0-9]|25[0-5])\.([0-9]|[1-9][0-9]|1[0-9][0-9]|2[0-4][0-9]|25[0-5])|([a-zA-Z0-9]+(\.[a-zA-Z0-9]+(\.[a-zA-Z0-9]+)?)?))([^ ]*)? with a maximum length of 19
at org.owasp.esapi.reference.validation.StringValidationRule.checkWhitelist(
at org.owasp.esapi.reference.validation.StringValidationRule.checkWhitelist(
at org.owasp.esapi.reference.validation.StringValidationRule.getValid(
at org.owasp.esapi.reference.DefaultValidator.getValidInput(
at org.owasp.esapi.reference.DefaultValidator.getValidInput(


Invalid request / Error while processing request


The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Save System Configuration screen with or without any changes.




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