Heavy Loaded Oracle iPlanet Web Servers Using a Lot of SSL/Client Certificate Operations Will Need NCP and Latest Available NSS Versions to Work Efficiently. (Doc ID 1268463.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle iPlanet Web Server - Version 6.0 to 7.0 [Release 6.0 to 7.0]
SPARC

Symptoms


Heavy loaded web servers, using a lot of SSL/Client certificate operations, will need NCP and latest available NSS versions to work efficiently.

If you have a heavy loaded SSL web server, you will see CPU consumption increase and this will result in your server suffering performance issues.

Changes

This is commonly caused by an SSL operation load increase or certificate key length changes. (Key lengths of 2048 or more)

Cause

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