JAVA : ByPass SSL Certificate


In this post, we will see how we can bypass the SSL ( Secure Socket Layer) Certificate. In Java, web service development environment, developers always generate a test certificate using keytool.

While doing client testing, often times, the web service test client will hit following error messages :

  • No name matching localhost found
  • SunCertPathBuilderException: unable to find valid certification path to requested target

Here’s a source code: A very useful code in testing environment ONLY
Warning: Don’t try this on a production server. The production server should be SSL protected.

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