LDAP Certificate /connection issue :sun.security.validator.ValidatorException: PKIX path building failed (Doc ID 1041122.1)

Last updated on JULY 17, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Knowledge - Version 8.0.x and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

221712653 [TP-Processor12] DEBUG com.Company.inquira.security.CompanyAuthenticator  - Authenticating LDAP User: spackwoo
221712720 [TP-Processor12] ERROR com.Company.inquira.security.LDAPAuthenticationManager  - LDAPException: I/O Exception on host xyzdcocc.xyz.com, port 636 (91) Connect Error
javax.net.ssl.SSLException: Connection has been shutdown: javax.net.ssl.SSLHandshakeException: sun.security.validator.ValidatorException: PKIX path building failed: sun.security.provider.certpath.SunCertPathBuilderException: unable to find valid certification path to requested target
java.lang.Exception: LDAPAuthenticationManager.connect() Unable to connect to LDAP server
at com.Company.inquira.security.LDAPAuthenticationManager.connect(LDAPAuthenticationManager.java:89)
at com.Company.inquira.security.LDAPAuthenticationManager.authenticate(LDAPAuthenticationManager.java:147)
at com.Company.inquira.security.CompanyAuthenticator.authenticate(CompanyAuthenticator.java:101)
...
... 1 more
Caused by: sun.security.validator.ValidatorException: PKIX path building failed: sun.security.provider.certpath.SunCertPathBuilderException: unable to find valid certification path to requested target
at sun.security.validator.PKIXValidator.doBuild(PKIXValidator.java:285)
at sun.security.validator.PKIXValidator.engineValidate(PKIXValidator.java:191)
at sun.security.validator.Validator.validate(Validator.java:218)
at com.sun.net.ssl.internal.ssl.X509TrustManagerImpl.validate(X509TrustManagerImpl.java:126)
at com.sun.net.ssl.internal.ssl.X509TrustManagerImpl.checkServerTrusted(X509TrustManagerImpl.java:209)
at com.sun.net.ssl.internal.ssl.X509TrustManagerImpl.checkServerTrusted(X509TrustManagerImpl.java:249)
at com.sun.net.ssl.internal.ssl.ClientHandshaker.serverCertificate(ClientHandshaker.java:1014)
... 11 more
Caused by: sun.security.provider.certpath.SunCertPathBuilderException: unable to find valid certification path to requested target
at sun.security.provider.certpath.SunCertPathBuilder.engineBuild(SunCertPathBuilder.java:174)
at java.security.cert.CertPathBuilder.build(CertPathBuilder.java:238)
at sun.security.validator.PKIXValidator.doBuild(PKIXValidator.java:280)
... 17 more

 

 

Second scenario / issue:


AxisFault
faultCode: {http://schemas.xmlsoap.org/soap/envelope/}Server.userException
faultSubcode:
faultString: javax.net.ssl.SSLHandshakeException: sun.security.validator.ValidatorException: PKIX path building failed: sun.security.provider.certpath.SunCertPathBuilderException: unable to find valid certification path to requested target
faultActor:
faultNode:
faultDetail:
{http://xml.apache.org/axis/}stackTrace:javax.net.ssl.SSLHandshakeException: sun.security.validator.ValidatorException: PKIX path building failed: sun.security.provider.certpath.SunCertPathBuilderException: unable to find valid certification path to requested target
at sun.security.ssl.Alerts.getSSLException(Unknown Source)
at sun.security.ssl.SSLSocketImpl.fatal(Unknown Source)
at sun.security.ssl.Handshaker.fatalSE(Unknown Source)
at sun.security.ssl.Handshaker.fatalSE(Unknown Source)
at sun.security.ssl.ClientHandshaker.serverCertificate(Unknown Source)
at sun.security.ssl.ClientHandshaker.processMessage(Unknown Source)
at sun.security.ssl.Handshaker.processLoop(Unknown Source)
at sun.security.ssl.Handshaker.process_record(Unknown Source)
at sun.security.ssl.SSLSocketImpl.readRecord(Unknown Source)
at sun.security.ssl.SSLSocketImpl.performInitialHandshake(Unknown Source)
at sun.security.ssl.SSLSocketImpl.startHandshake(Unknown Source)
at sun.security.ssl.SSLSocketImpl.startHandshake(Unknown Source)
at org.apache.axis.components.net.JSSESocketFactory.create(JSSESocketFactory.java:186)
at org.apache.axis.transport.http.HTTPSender.getSocket(HTTPSender.java:191)
at org.apache.axis.transport.http.HTTPSender.writeToSocket(HTTPSender.java:404)
at org.apache.axis.transport.http.HTTPSender.invoke(HTTPSender.java:138)
at org.apache.axis.strategies.InvocationStrategy.visit(InvocationStrategy.java:32)
at org.apache.axis.SimpleChain.doVisiting(SimpleChain.java:118)
at org.apache.axis.SimpleChain.invoke(SimpleChain.java:83)
at org.apache.axis.client.AxisClient.invoke(AxisClient.java:165)
at org.apache.axis.client.Call.invokeEngine(Call.java:2784)
at org.apache.axis.client.Call.invoke(Call.java:2767)
at org.apache.axis.client.Call.invoke(Call.java:2443)
at org.apache.axis.client.Call.invoke(Call.java:2366)
at org.apache.axis.client.Call.invoke(Call.java:1812)
at com.inquira.connector.IQConnectorSoapBindingStub.processRequest(IQConnectorSoapBindingStub.java:183)
at com.inquira.client.serviceclient.AbstractServiceClientImpl.processSOAPXmlRequest(AbstractServiceClientImpl.java:384)
at com.inquira.client.serviceclient.AbstractServiceClientImpl.processSOAPRequest(AbstractServiceClientImpl.java:344)
at com.inquira.client.serviceclient.AbstractServiceClientImpl.executeServiceCall(AbstractServiceClientImpl.java:271)
at com.inquira.client.serviceclient.AbstractServiceClientImpl.<init>(AbstractServiceClientImpl.java:158)
at com.inquira.client.serviceclient.IQServiceClientImpl.<init>(IQServiceClientImpl.java:69)
at com.inquira.client.serviceclient.IQServiceClientManager.connect(IQServiceClientManager.java:134)
at ncr.km.TestConnection.connect(TestConnection.java:38)
at ncr.km.TestConnection.main(TestConnection.java:83)
Caused by: sun.security.validator.ValidatorException: PKIX path building failed: sun.security.provider.certpath.SunCertPathBuilderException: unable to find valid certification path to requested target
at sun.security.validator.PKIXValidator.doBuild(Unknown Source)
at sun.security.validator.PKIXValidator.engineValidate(Unknown Source)
at sun.security.validator.Validator.validate(Unknown Source)
at sun.security.ssl.X509TrustManagerImpl.validate(Unknown Source)

  

 

 

 

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