E-SES: Search Definition Returns Items Held In Hidden Folders (Doc ID 2168966.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2016

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.54 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The PTPORTALREGISTRY Search Definition returns content references that are within hidden content reference folders, this enables users to access hidden pages from search results

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:


1. Build the SES index PTPORTALREGISTRY

2. Enable the global search bar

3. In the Global Search bar, perform a search on the Menu search group using "hidden" as the search term.




Due to this issue, users can access hidden pages from search results

Cause

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