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JBO-29000: Unexpected exception caught: java.lang.NoSuchMethodError error after applying patch 30735865 (Doc ID 2761987.1)

Last updated on MARCH 19, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Applications Framework - Version 12.2.8 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


After applying patch 30735865 ,When attempting to create or update a vacancy in iRecruitment,
the following error occurs.

Exception Details.
oracle.apps.fnd.framework.OAException: oracle.jbo.JboException: JBO-29000: Unexpected exception caught: java.lang.NoSuchMethodError, msg=org.owasp.validator.html.CleanResults.getErrorMessages()Ljava/util/ArrayList;
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.OAException.wrapperException(
at _pages.__oaerrorpage._jspService(
at weblogic.servlet.jsp.JspBase.service(
at weblogic.servlet.internal.StubSecurityHelper$
## Detail 0 ##
java.lang.NoSuchMethodError: org.owasp.validator.html.CleanResults.getErrorMessages()Ljava/util/ArrayList;
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.OAAttachmentUtils.scanStringForXSS(
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.OAMessageRichTextEditorHelper.getParameterValue(
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.OAWebBeanFormElementHelper.processFormAttribute(

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Using iRecruitment Recruiter responsibility
2. Navigate to Recruitment Home - Open a vacancy saved for later
3. Navigate to Job Posting details and click Next
4. Error occurs

Note: the same error occurs when attempting to create a new vacancy by duplicating an existing one.



 Applied latest security patches


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