OVD 11g Custom Plugin Cannot Find SSL Certificate Path. Log Error: javax.net.ssl.SSLHandshakeException / PKIX path building failed: sun.security.provider.certpath.SunCertPathBuilderException: unable to find valid certification path to requested target

(Doc ID 2337410.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Virtual Directory - Version 11.1.1.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Oracle Virtual Directory (OVD) 11g Server.

OVD custom plugin cannot find the certificate path.

The keystores are in the default location */keystores/keys.jks and */keystores/adapters.jks.

Using keytool, added an internal PKI certificates to the keys.jks keystore as well as the adapter.jks, but they do not work.

The only way to get the call to OVD to work is to place the certs in cacerts, however this is not desirable as java is patched periodically.

The custom plugin log shows:

 

 

Cause

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