My Oracle Support Banner

"Certificate chain path length exceeded" When Invoking HTTPS Webservice (Doc ID 1382106.1)

Last updated on MARCH 27, 2020

Applies to:

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


In an Oracle Service Bus (OSB) domain, when trying to contact an HTTPS webservice and after importing the server certificate into the OSB trust store, the following warning shows up in the log file while testing the service:

####<Sep 16, 2011 8:00:42 AM CDT> <Warning> <Security> <BEA-090550> <The certificate chain received from "hostname" -<IPADDRESS> contained a V3 CA certificate which indicated a certificate chain path length in the basic constraints that was exceeded.>

This issue has also been  described from Weblogic Server perspective in note 1231141.1




To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started!

In this Document

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a million knowledge articles and a vibrant support community of peers and Oracle experts.