Troubleshooting javax.net.ssl.SSLHandshakeException: Received fatal alert: handshake_failure

Re-published from the Telia Tech Blog. The infamous Java exception javax.net.ssl.SSLHandshakeException: Received fatal alert: handshake_failure is hardly understandable to a mere mortal. What it wants to say is, most likely, something like this: Sorry, none of the cryptographic protocols/versions and cipher suites is accepted both by the JVM and the server. For instance the serverContinue reading “Troubleshooting javax.net.ssl.SSLHandshakeException: Received fatal alert: handshake_failure”