When External Candidate Applies for a Job, an Incorrect Notification is Sent to the Candidate as if Someone has Applied on his/her Behalf (Doc ID 2026485.1)

Last updated on JULY 12, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle iRecruitment - Version 12.1.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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Find that when an external candidate applies for a job, an incorrect notification is sent to the candidate as if someone has applied on his/her behalf.

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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Expect no notification to be sent to the candidate after applying for a job.

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Navigate to IrcVisitor.jsp page.
2. Log in as external candidate.
3. Search for a job.
4. Click on Apply Now icon.
5. Fill in application details.
6. Press Finish button.
7. Check to see that notification has been sent with on behalf of information.

BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, external candidates receive an incorrect notification.

Cause

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