OBIEE 11g: Error: "Cannot initialize cryptographic mechanism" in Configuration Assistant when Creating the ASInstance

(Doc ID 1520156.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 21, 2013

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


You are installing OBIEE as a software only installation on MS Windows 2008 R2:  You have already installed JDK 7 and WebLogic Server 10.3.6.

The Configuration Assistant fails at the step to create the ASInstance, and you see the following error:

[as] [ERROR] [] [] [tid: ...] [ecid: ...] [[
Caused by:
Error creating ASInstance instance1.
An internal operation has failed: java.lang.ExceptionInInitializerError
See logs for more details.
Caused by: java.lang.ExceptionInInitializerError
Caused by: java.lang.SecurityException: Can not initialize cryptographic mechanism
at javax.crypto.JceSecurity.<clinit>(
Caused by: java.lang.SecurityException: The jurisdiction policy files are not signed by a trusted signer!



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