Release 7 Email Address Field On Consumer And Contact Has Does Not Validate Structure (Doc ID 1613178.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 30, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Common CRM Cloud Service - Version 11.1.7.0.0 and later
Oracle Fusion Common CRM - Version 11.1.7.0.0 and later
Oracle Fusion Trading Community Model - Version 11.1.7.0.0 and later
Oracle Fusion Trading Community Model Cloud Service - Version 11.1.7.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On :  11.1.7.0.0 version, Other Issues

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR  
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When you create or update a Consumer or Contact the email address is not validated as an email address this means that you can create an email address as "jono" without an @ or an domain.
Why does this happen this is not expected result and i have confirmed that this happens over all systems and not just this pod.


EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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The email address syntax should be checked (ie @ is mandatory ...)

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
A)
Navigator > Customer > Create Consumer > create a consumer with email address : bf1_nothingmore
> Save and close (or edit then close)
> NO error messages appears

B)
Navigator > Customer > Create Contact > create a contact with email address : bf2_nothingmore
> Save and close (oir edit then close)
> NO error messages appears

BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users can create contact or consumers (ie persons) with incorrect email address

Cause

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