Starting the DBconsole in Secure mode fails with "ERROR ssl: nzos_Handshake failed, ret=28860" (Doc ID 1266464.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 09, 2015

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager for Oracle Database - Version 11.1.0.6 to 11.1.0.7 [Release 11.1]
IBM AIX on POWER Systems (64-bit)
***Checked for relevance on 08-Aug-2012***

Symptoms

Starting the DBconsole on IBM AIX POWER Systems  in secure mode fails with below errors:

<ORACLE_HOME>/<HOSTNAME_SID>/sysman/log/emagent.trc :

2010-10-05 10:33:10,772 Thread-2044 ERROR ssl: nzos_Handshake failed, ret=28860
2010-10-05 10:33:10,773 Thread-2044 ERROR http: 8: Unable to initialize ssl connection with server, aborting connection attempt
2010-10-05 10:33:10,775 Thread-2044 ERROR ssl: nzos_Handshake failed, ret=28860
2010-10-05 10:33:10,775 Thread-2044 ERROR http: 8: Unable to initialize ssl connection with server, aborting connection attempt


<ORACLE_HOME>/oc4j/j2ee/OC4J_DBConsole_<host>_<sid>/log/oc4j/log.xml :

<MSG_TEXT>IOException in ServerSocketAcceptHandler$AcceptHandlerHorse:run</MSG_TEXT>
<SUPPL_DETAIL><![CDATA[javax.net.ssl.SSLHandshakeException: Client requested protocol SSLv3 not enabled or not supported
at com.ibm.jsse2.n.a(n.java:3)
at com.ibm.jsse2.jc.a(jc.java:501)
at com.ibm.jsse2.db.a(db.java:144)
at com.ibm.jsse2.db.a(db.java:36)
at com.ibm.jsse2.fb.a(fb.java:341)
at com.ibm.jsse2.fb.a(fb.java:284)
at com.ibm.jsse2.db.m(db.java:192)
at com.ibm.jsse2.db.a(db.java:79)
at com.ibm.jsse2.jc.a(jc.java:184)
at com.ibm.jsse2.jc.g(jc.java:257)
at com.ibm.jsse2.jc.a(jc.java:361)
at com.ibm.jsse2.jc.startHandshake(jc.java:304)
at oracle.oc4j.network.ServerSocketAcceptHandler.doSSLHandShaking(ServerSocketAcceptHandler.java:250)
at oracle.oc4j.network.ServerSocketAcceptHandler$AcceptHandlerHorse.run(ServerSocketAcceptHandler.java:868)
at com.evermind.util.ReleasableResourcePooledExecutor$MyWorker.run(ReleasableResourcePooledExecutor.java:303)
at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:811)
]]></SUPPL_DETAIL>
</PAYLOAD>

Cause

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