Outbound SSL Decryption Issue with BlueCoat Forward Proxy Gives Security Warning Popup "The connection to this website is untrusted" (Doc ID 2076806.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 28, 2016

Applies to:

Java SE JDK and JRE - Version 7 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

While using Java SE 7 update 76, an issue with outbound SSL decryption issue is observed while using BlueCoat forward proxy (not reverse).
The proxy is doing SSL interception.  The certificate being used for the emulation is a trusted certificate.  The certificate is issued from the customer's PKI.

The client application displays a popup warning that "The connection to this website is untrusted".  In the application log files, the following errors can be seen:

Java SE 7 update 72 and 7 update 65 were working fine.


Cause

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