The Oracle version is 11.2.
The jar files used are:
The properties configured are:
Any other configuration I am missing since this same configuration works for JRE1.6
Googling suggests that you need to do something with the "trust anchors"
Any particular link or suggestions/configurations recommended with regards to trust anchors which need to be changed in order to make the code work.
Did you possibly add a trust ca to your previous jre cacerts file? If so, you will need to do that again with the upgrade.