JDK-8147772 : Update KerberosTicket to describe behavior if it has been destroyed and fix NullPointerExceptions
  • Type: Bug
  • Component: security-libs
  • Sub-Component: javax.security
  • Priority: P4
  • Status: Closed
  • Resolution: Fixed
  • Submitted: 2016-01-20
  • Updated: 2020-02-26
  • Resolved: 2016-02-17
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For example, isForwardable() calls flags[1] but flags is already null.

They probably should throw an IllegalStateException, but for compatibility reason, let the return value be false.

There are other methods returning a safe value or throw an IllegalStateException but without proper specification.