Error 401 Unauthorized shows on the portfolio targets tab if a user with limited access rights tries to sync the portfolio.

Document ID : KB000004142
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Issue:

Error 401 Unauthorized shows on the portfolio targets tab if a user with limited access rights tries to sync the portfolio.

Error 401 Unauthorized shows on the portfolio targets tab if a user with limited access rights tries to sync the portfolio.

Steps to Reproduce:

1. Create a user with the following access rights: 
    Global: Portfolio - Navigate 
    Instance: Portfolio - Edit to a specific portfolio 

2. Create a portfolio and assign the user above created as manager 

3. This grants the user the Portfolio - Owner (Auto) access right 

4. Logout and login as the user created 

5. Navigate to portfolios. You can now see the portfolio where you are the manager 

6. Edit the portfolio and go to the contents editor tab 

7. Click Sync now and the portfolio gets synchronized 

8. Go to the targets tab and click Sync now


Expected Result: 
The portfolio to be synchronized.

Actual Result: ERROR 401-Unauthorized to view the page. If you are sure you have access, try logging in again or contact your system administrator.

Cause:

Issue has been documented as defect CLRT-79492

 

Resolution:

Fixed in CA PPM 15.2