My Oracle Support Banner

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 APRIL 13, 2023

Applies to:

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


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


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.