This error is caused by an incompatible or incorrectly installed Java Runtime Environment (JRE) on your workstation.
To resolve the issue, update or reinstall JRE.
Download the latest JRE from www.java.com/en/download/index.jsp.
TIP: Only Director 6.x and later support Java version 7.0.
NOTE1: This issue can occur in SGME 188.8.131.52 and 5.5.x.
NOTE2: For troubleshooting tips on other reasons you may have trouble logging into the DMC, see 000014650.
NOTE3: For a list of ports you need to have open to connect to the DMC, see 000015461.