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3208453 - BI 4.3: Error "PKIX path building failed", "unable to find valid certification path to requested target"


When trying to connect to MS SQL Server using SSL, the following error is thrown:

The driver could not establish a secure connection to SQL Server by using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption. Error: " PKIX path building failed: unable to find valid certification path to requested target".



  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence 4.3
  • MS SQL Server 2014
  • SQL Server JDBC driver 10.2.0


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.3


pkix ssl connection secure , KBA , BI-BIP-SL , Semantic Layer , Problem

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