Framework Notifications Failes with Error PKIX path building failed: sun.security.provider.certpath.SunCertPathBuilderException: unable to find valid certification path to requested target (Doc ID 1358558.1)

Last updated on JUNE 26, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Workflow - Version 12.0.6 to 12.2 [Release 12 to 12.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 06-APR-2013

Symptoms

After implemented SSL and a Load Balancer the Framework notifications are no longer sent.

In the Mailer log files the following error can be observed:

[SVC-GSM-WFMLRSVC-226350-10006 : oracle.apps.fnd.wf.mailer.SMTPMessageHandler.prepareMessages(String)]:FormatterException -> oracle.apps.fnd.wf.mailer.FormatterException: Problem parsing XML-> org.xml.sax.SAXException: Problem handling the RESOURCE content -> 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 oracle.apps.fnd.wf.mailer.NotificationFormatter.handleResEndTag(NotificationFormatter.java:3459)
at oracle.apps.fnd.wf.mailer.NotificationFormatter.endElement(NotificationFormatter.java:566)
at oracle.xml.parser.v2.XMLContentHandler.endElement(XMLContentHandler.java:210)
at oracle.xml.parser.v2.NonValidatingParser.parseElement(NonValidatingParser.java:1345)
at oracle.xml.parser.v2.NonValidatingParser.parseRootElement(NonValidatingParser.java:362)
at oracle.xml.parser.v2.NonValidatingParser.parseDocument(NonValidatingParser.java:308)
at oracle.xml.parser.v2.XMLParser.parse(XMLParser.java:337)
at oracle.apps.fnd.wf.mailer.NotificationFormatter.getFormattedMessages(NotificationFormatter.java:342)
at oracle.apps.fnd.wf.mailer.SMTPMessageHandler.prepareMessages(SMTPMessageHandler.java:77)
at oracle.apps.fnd.wf.mailer.SMTPOutboundProcessor.read(SMTPOutboundProcessor.java:732)
at oracle.apps.fnd.cp.gsc.SvcComponentProcessor.process(SvcComponentProcessor.java:604)
at oracle.apps.fnd.cp.gsc.Processor.run(Processor.java:283)
at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:595)
Caused by: org.xml.sax.SAXException: Problem handling the RESOURCE content -> 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

 

Changes

Implemented SSL and Load Balancer

Cause

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