Failure to Establish an SSL Handshake with an HTTPS Endpoint that Provides a Public Key 4096 Bits Long

(Doc ID 2298746.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 24, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle JRockit - Version R28 and later
Java SE JDK and JRE - Version 6 and later
Microsoft Windows (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit)
Linux x86-64


On : WLS 10.3.6 with JRockit R28.3.14 JDK1.6.0_141 version, JVM and JDK

Failure to establish an SSL handshake with an HTTPS endpoint that provides a public key 4096 bits long

After updating JRockit from R128.3.11 JDK1.6.0_121 to R28.3.15 JDK1.6.0_141, the following below error is seen during SSL handshake
Same error occurs when testing JRockit R28.3.15 JDK1.6.0_151.

Certificate details

Caused by: Prime size must be multiple of 64, and can only range from 512 to 1024 (inclusive), or 2048




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