3rd Party pkcs12 or .pfx wallets error with "ORA-29116: Cannot get PKCS #12 attributes" or may error in Orapki and OWM (Doc ID 2120362.1)

Last updated on JUNE 08, 2016

Applies to:

Advanced Networking Option - Version 12.1.0.1 to 12.1.0.2 [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

PKCS12 or .pfx wallets created by 3rd party utilities (e.g., openssl) may cause a crash in owm and orapki or fail with "ORA-29116: Cannot get PKCS #12 attributes"

Examples:

 - client/server TLS/SSL connectivity fails with ORA-29116

 - utl_http to a TLS/SSL target fails with ORA-29116

 - orapki and owm crash when creating an auto_login wallet (cwallet.sso) or when saving the wallet.

Client / Server TLS/SSL connectivity error:

Changes

New installation of Oracle 12

The wallet may have been used in 11.2 without issue but originated as a third party pkcs12 file or pfx file.

Cause

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