WebLogic Server Redirects SSL HTTPS requests with WL-Proxy-SSL header as HTTP (non-secure) Requests
Last updated on APRIL 05, 2018
Applies to:Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 10.3 to 10.3.1
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 25-Mar-2016***
Issue was found in WebLogic Server (WLS) where WLS redirects SSL HTTPS requests with WL-Proxy-SSL header as HTTP (non-secure) requests.
For example, when using a F5 BigIP load balancer to do the SSL termination for WLS, we see from the WLS logs that F5 is correctly passing the WL-Proxy-SSL:true in the HTTP header to WLS. However, WLS still considers that it is serving a non-SSL request, and does all the redirects in HTTP.
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