SOA 11g - SFTP Adapter Using Public Key Formatted in PKCS#8 Throws BINDING.JCA-11445 And Authentication Errors (Doc ID 1632087.1)

Last updated on JUNE 10, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle SOA Suite - Version 11.1.1.6.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

SOA SFTP using public private key authentication is unable to communicate by using PKCS#8 formatted key.

PKCS#8 header

-----BEGIN PRIVATE KEY-----
Key information goes here
-----END PRIVATE KEY-----

PKCS#1 header
-----BEGIN RSA PRIVATE KEY-----
Key information goes here
-----END RSA PRIVATE KEY-----


The following error is seen in SOA server log:

 

Cause

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