Getting "java.security.cert.CertPathValidatorException: signature check failed" When Using JRE 1.6.0_20 (Doc ID 1141836.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 31, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Forms - Version 10.1.2.3.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 13-Sep-2012***

Symptoms

Running the Forms applet using Sun JRE 1.6.0_20 gives error:

sun.security.validator.ValidatorException: PKIX path validation failed: java.security.cert.CertPathValidatorException: signature check failed
at sun.security.validator.PKIXValidator.doValidate(Unknown Source)
at sun.security.validator.PKIXValidator.doValidate(Unknown Source)



The form works fine when using JRE 1.6.0_07

Changes

Used JRE 1.6.0_2, and all files are signed as per <Note 1081755.1> - Warning "Java has discovered application components that could indicate a security concern" displayed with jre 1.6 update 19+

Cause

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