Quicktipp: WebLogic Server 12c and BEA-101104: java.net.ProtocolException

The issue ist reported newly as a Bug from Oracle… Technology, KeyWords: WebLogic Server, 10.3, Exception; java.net.ProtocolException Error Message: Problem: We have deployed our application on weblogic ( In the deployed application there is a (or more) link(s) which executes an application jar. The Links are not available in browser and if we check […]

OFM Summer Camps V 2015: Cloud and above the cloud…

The OFM Summer Camps 2015 is finished successful (August 17th – 21st 2015 Lisbon Portugal) and Oracle Fusion Middleware community could review new capabilities of Oracle Cloud Service in different areas. More than 100 participants attended the event, learning much new stuff about new features and enhancements of Oracle Cloud Computing. The four hands-on training […]

DOAG 2014 Konferenz: IT-Sicherheit und OFM: Eine Herkulesaufgabe?

Es gab am 20. Juni in Nürnberg den DOAG 2014 Konferenz. Mein Kollege Frank Burkhardt und ich haben dort einen Vortrag über „IT-Sicherheit und OFM: Eine Herkulesaufgabe?“. Hier finden Sie unser Abstract und unsere Präsentation: Die Anforderungen, die heute an IT-Sicherheitsexperten gestellt werden, erinnern mitunter an die scheinbar unlösbaren Aufgaben des Herkules in der griechischen […]

IT-Security (Part 7): WebLogic Server, Roles, Role Mapping and Configuring a Role Mapping Provider

Key words: IT-Security, WebLogic Server, Authorization, authorization process, Role Mapping, Roles and  XACML Role Mapping Provider Let’s continue with Authorization topic. We discussed about the Authorization Process and its main components such as WebLogic Security Framework and Security Provider. Now, we look at Security Provider’s subcomponents: Role Mapping and Security Policies. The Role Mapping: Is […]

IT-Security (Part 6): WebLogic Server and Authorization

Key words: IT-Security, WebLogic Server, WebLogic Security Framework, Authorization, authorization process, Role Mapping, Roles, Adjudication Process, Security Service Provider Interfaces (SSPIs), Users, Groups, Principals and Subjects We discussed about Authentication in Part 4 and 5[1]; now let us focus on Authorization topic. Authorization is known as access control too and is used to clear main […]

IT-Security: Part 1 to 5 as PDF file

Key words:IT-Security, Security Challenges, OPSS Architecture, WebLogic Server, JAAS, JAAS LoginModules, Authentication, Basic Authentication, Certificate Authentication, Digest Authentication, perimeter Authentication and Identity Assertion Until now I have published five parts of a series of articles on IT-Security and Oracle Fusion Middleware: http://thecattlecrew.wordpress.com/2014/02/17/it-security-weblogic-server_1/ http://thecattlecrew.wordpress.com/2014/03/05/it-security-part-2-weblogic-server-and-oracle-platform-security-services-opss-2/ http://thecattlecrew.wordpress.com/2014/03/14/it-security-part-3-weblogic-server-and-java-security-features/ http://thecattlecrew.wordpress.com/2014/06/05/it-security-weblogic-server-and-authentication-part-4/ http://thecattlecrew.wordpress.com/2014/06/22/it-security-part-5-weblogic-server-perimeter-authentication-and-identity-assertion/ I’m going to continue the IT-Security’s articles and you […]

IT-Security (Part 5): WebLogic Server, perimeter Authentication and Identity Assertion

I tried to discuss about “perimeter authentication” in one extra part of IT-Security’s blogs, because this authentication’s process is an essential approach in a heterogonous world of systems, applications and technologies that they need to trust and communicate to each other.  Generally, we discussed about perimeter authentication, if a remote user requires an asserted identity […]

IT-Security: WebLogic Server and Authentication – Part 4

As I mentioned, JAAS is able for two important tasks: authentication and authorization of users. Now, let us see more about them. Authentication: Who are you? Authentication verifies that the user is who she/he claims to be. But user is also an entity and could be a person, a software entity or other instances of […]

Orchestrierung der IT-Sicherheit: Wie sieht es mit der Oracle Fusion Middleware aus?

Es gab am 06. März 2014 in Hochschule für angewandte Wissenschaften München den DOAG Regionaltreffen München/Südbayern. Ich habe dort einen Vortrag über „Orchestrierung der IT-Sicherheit: Wie sieht es mit der Oracle Fusion Middleware aus?“ gehalten. Hier finden Sie mein Abstract und meine Präsentation: Orchestrierung ist eine riesige Symphonie verschiedenster Komponenten im IT-Bereich. Die Orchestrierung der […]

IT-Security (Part 3): WebLogic Server and Java Security Features

WebLogic Server and Java Security Features [1] WebLogic Server supports the Java SE and Java EE Security to protect the resources of whole system. The resources could be Web applications, Uniform Resource Locator (URL), Enterprise JavaBeans (EJBs), and Connector components. Java SE capabilities: Security APIs Java uses APIs to access security features and functionality and […]