Some of the IBM JRE/JDK are shipped with a restriction on the encryption key size (mostly for countries outside the US); This restriction can be officially removed by downloading unrestricted policy files from IBM and overriding the existing ones:
- Register and download the unrestricted JCE policy files from the
- Select the correct zip that matches your JAVA version.
- The downloaded zip file contains 2 jar files -
US_export_policy.jar. Backup the existing files in
$IBM_JDK_HOME/jre/lib/security and extract the jars from the zip file to this location
- Restart Artifactory