IBM WebSphere Liberty Profile Runtime Crash When Java Agent Enabled

The IBM WebSphere Liberty Profile Runtime server crashes when Java agent monitoring begins.
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Symptom
The IBM WebSphere Liberty Profile Runtime server crashes when Java agent monitoring begins.
We experienced this issue when running these component versions:
• CentOS Linux release 7.2.1511 (Core)
• IBM J9 VM (Build 2.8), JRE 1.8.0 Linux amd64-64 SR3 FP20
• IBM WebSphere Liberty Runtime 16.0.0.3
Solution
  1. Replace the agent.jar file with the AgentNoRedefNoRetrans.jar file.
  2. Restart the IBM WebSphere Liberty Profile Runtime server.