oracle.security.ssl API Fails with Error "X509CertChainIncompleteErr" (Doc ID 750785.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Containers for J2EE - Version 10.1.3.3.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 14-Jan-2013***


Symptoms

You are not trying to set up SSL locally, but rather using the "oracle.security.ssl" API to attempt to do an SSL handshake with a remote site. 

You get the error :

Socket created to: securesite.domain: 12345
Handshake Starting....
java.io.IOException: javax.net.ssl.SSLException: SSL handshake failed:
X509CertChainIncompleteErr



Cause

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