Applying the JCE patch in JDK1.8_151 or higher
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Applying the JCE patch in JDK1.8_151 or higher


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Installing Access Gateway, and the latest JDK 1.8 update 151, however the steps in the documentation do not apply well as the folder structure does not match with the documentation.

How to apply the JCE patch?




From JDK 1.8_151, the process to apply the Java Cryptography Extension (JCE) Unlimited Strength has changed, as the JDK installation package is including already the libraries (1). Enable them as follows:

  • Go to the <JDK_path>/jre/lib/security folder;
  • Edit the file to uncomment the following line:

Additional Information


  1. Java 8 Update 151 (8u151) release changes