“PKIX path validation failed: java.security.cert.CertPathValidatorException...” in Java Console and Reflection for the Web host session fails to launch

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  • 03-Mar-2021
  • 23-Mar-2021


Reflection for the Web (All Editions) version 12.3.1 and earlier


If you are running Reflection for the Web 12.3.1 ( or earlier (released 2018 or earlier), you may encounter an issue where host sessions fail to launch. The following message is logged to the Java Console: "PKIX path validation failed: java.security.cert.CertPathValidatorException: timestamp check failed."


To resolve this issue, upgrade to Reflection for the Web 12.3.1 Update 2 ( or later, which is available on our download site to any customer currently on maintenance.


A code signing certificate has an expiration of 08-Jun-2021.


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