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Error when trying to access external service over SSL using the PostJSON method available in the ContentLoaderFunctions resource in ThingWorx

Created: 03-Apr-2018   |   Modified: 04-Jul-2018   

Applies To

  • ThingWorx Platform 7.4 F000 to 8.3

Description

  • When trying to communicate with an external service over SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) protocol using the PostJSON method available in the ContentLoaderFunctions resource get:
Unknown Java Exception with message: 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.