WLS 8.1 - Secure webservice client over HTTPS throws EOFException, IOException due to Write Channel Closed

(Doc ID 1283578.1)

Last updated on JUNE 09, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Weblogic Server - Version: 8.1 to 8.1
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

In Weblogic 8.1 (WLS), when invoking secure Webservice client over HTTPS, the following EOFException and IOException are thrown:

<Nov 26, 2010 12:39:03 PM CST> <Info> <WebService> <BEA-220025> <Handler weblogic.webservice.core.handler.ClientHandler threw an exception from its handleResponse method. The exception was:
javax.xml.rpc.JAXRPCException: java.io.EOFException: Received EOF from: https://mycompany.com/sas/MyWebService?WSDL after reading 0 bytes..>
... ... ...
<Nov 26, 2010 12:42:17 PM CST> <Info> <WebService> <BEA-220034> <A stack trace associated with message 220048 follows:
java.io.IOException: Write Channel Closed
at com.certicom.tls.record.WriteHandler.write(Unknown Source)
at com.certicom.tls.interfaceimpl.TLSConnectionImpl.fireAlertSent(Unknown Source)
at com.certicom.tls.record.handshake.HandshakeHandler.fireAlert(Unknown Source)
at com.certicom.tls.record.handshake.HandshakeHandler.fireAlert(Unknown Source)
at com.certicom.tls.record.handshake.HandshakeHandler.handleHandshakeMessage(Unknown Source)

Cause

Sign In with your My Oracle Support account

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms