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PH15390: NullPointerException ocurrs when security trace is enabled

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • NullPointerException occurs when security trace is enabled and
    we search for a missing entity.
    

Local fix

  • Configure the ldapRegistry such that Liberty will only request
    valid attributes from the LDAP
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:  All users of IBM WebSphere Application      *
    *                  Server with security trace enabled          *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: NullPointerException is thrown when     *
    *                      security trace is enabled.              *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    When returning a null entity after a search, if security trace
    is enabled, we throw a NullPointerException.
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PH15390

  • Reported component name

    LIBERTY PROFILE

  • Reported component ID

    5724J0814

  • Reported release

    900

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2019-08-07

  • Closed date

    2019-11-27

  • Last modified date

    2019-11-27

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    WEBSPHERE APP S

  • Fixed component ID

    5724J0800

Applicable component levels



Document information

More support for: WebSphere Application Server
General

Software version: 900

Reference #: PH15390

Modified date: 27 November 2019