ORA-29268: HTTP client error 407 Proxy Authentication Required

(Doc ID 2358180.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 14, 2018

Applies to:

PL/SQL - Version 12.1.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

when trying to access the external site, it fails with below error consistently:

ORA-29268: HTTP client error 407 - Proxy Authorization Required



Error report -
ORA-29273: HTTP request failed
ORA-29268: HTTP client error 407 - Proxy Authentication Required
ORA-06512: at "SYS.UTL_HTTP", line 368
ORA-06512: at "SYS.UTL_HTTP", line 1118
ORA-06512: at line 6
29273. 00000 - "HTTP request failed"
*Cause: The UTL_HTTP package failed to execute the HTTP request.
*Action: Use get_detailed_sqlerrm to check the detailed error message.
Fix the error and retry the HTTP request.

Cause

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