Discoverer Does Not Work With Java 1.7.0_85 And Above In SSL Mode Failing With "handshake_failure"

(Doc ID 2083789.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 04, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Discoverer - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Unable to get Discoverer to launch with Java 1.7.0_85 or above i.e. (update 91) and  in SSL mode.

Java console throws the following error:

... Received fatal alert: handshake_failure
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It works fine if using Java 1.7.0_80.


 Upgraded JRE on the client PC from 1.7.0_80 to 1.7.0_85.


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