"java.security.cert.CertificateException: couldn't find trusted certificate" Exception When Invoking A Secure Web Service (Doc ID 292673.1)

Last updated on MARCH 16, 2017

Applies to:

Web Services - Version 10.1.2.0.0 to 10.1.3.0.0
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 12-Oct-2012***

Symptoms

When trying to connect to a HTTPS Web Service, the following error occurs:

  SOAPException: 
    faultCode=SOAP-ENV:IOException; 
    msg=java.security.cert.CertificateException: Couldn't find trusted certificate; 
    targetException=javax.net.ssl.SSLHandshakeException:
      java.security.cert.CertificateException: Couldn't find trusted certificate

Cause

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