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E-SEC: You Are Not Authorized To Access This Component. (40,20) on Branding page in PT 8.56 Or Higher (Doc ID 2487414.1)

Last updated on MAY 01, 2023

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.56 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Users are unable to access the Define Headers and Footers page. Instead they receive the following security error:

"You are not authorized to access this component. (40,20)"

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

1. In PIA, navigate to PeopleTools > Portal > Branding > Define Headers and Footers
2. Receive the error


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