Failed to Validate Certificate: The Forms Application Will not Be Executed When Started Offline Since Java 7 Update 25 (Doc ID 1579850.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Forms - Version 11.1.1.1.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

After clients have been updated with Java 7 Update 25 (or more recent) a Forms application running on an intranet now fails with an error message titled "Application Blocked for Security" and stating:

Failed to validate certificate.
The application will not be executed.

Name:     oracle.forms.engine.Main
Location:  http://host:port/forms/java

Changes

 Updated the Java Plug-In version to Java 7 Update 25 (or more recent).

 Client machine now has no internet access.

Cause

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