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While trying to save a newly created Appraisal Template, system shows the error "JBO-29000: Unexpected exception caught: java.lang.NoSuchMethodError" (Doc ID 2774752.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 01, 2024

Applies to:

Oracle Performance Management - Version 12.2 HRMS RUP14 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Problem Statement:

While trying to save a newly created appraisal template, system show the below error message

You have encountered an unexpected error. Please contact the System Administrator for assistance.
Click here for exception details

Exception log
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/List;
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.OAException.wrapperException(
at _pages.__oaerrorpage._jspService(
## Detail 0 ##
java.lang.NoSuchMethodError: org.owasp.validator.html.CleanResults.getErrorMessages()Ljava/util/List;
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.OAAttachmentUtils.scanStringForXSS(
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.OAMessageRichTextEditorHelper.getFilteredContent(
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.OAMessageRichTextEditorHelper.getParameterValue(
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.OAWebBeanFormElementHelper.processFormAttribute(
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.OAWebBeanFormElementHelper.processFormDataAfterController(
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.OAWebBeanHelper.processFormData(

Steps to Reproduce:

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps

1. Login to HR Professional V 4.0 Responsibility

2. Navigate to function Manage Appraisal Template

3. In the launched page Click on Create Appraisal Template button

4. Enter the necessary details

5. Click on Apply button, system is showing the above error message.

6. When click on the "Click Here" in the above error message, exception log given above is displayed


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