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3121657 - Clicking on update button next to Role on Job Requisition Job profile page not clearing validation error message


While updating job role on Job Requisitions -->Job Profile page, the validation error message of your last save action on the current job profile continues to appear


  • SAP SuccessFactors Recruiting - RCM
  • Job Requisitions

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Job Requisition Landing Page and search for a test requisition
  2. Go the Job Profile page for this requisition
  3. In the Section Header or Body append the following string: 
    <i onclick="alert(2345)">XSS Validation Error</i>
  4. Click on Save
  5. Error message should show up in the top
  6. Now click on update button next to Role name
  7. The validation error stays on the new page
  8. The error message stays even after selecting another Family and Role
  9. The Error message goes away only after refreshing the JobReq Job Profile page


This issue is corrected in 1H 2022 (b2205) release by RCM-100696


Refresh the page for the error message to disappear


RCM-100696, KI2111, jobprofile, job profile, req, requisition, validation error, does not clear, disappear, go away , KBA , LOD-SF-RCM-JOB , Job Postings & Requisitions , Known Error


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