SSL Error Encountered When Connecting To Oracle iPlanet Web Server 7.0 Admin Server (Doc ID 1359990.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 08, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle iPlanet Web Server - Version 7.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 24-Jan-2014***

Symptoms

SSL error is seen when connecting to SSL port of Oracle Iplanet Web Server 7.0 Admin Server using various clients:

Chrome browser:

Error 107 (net::ERR_SSL_PROTOCOL_ERROR): SSL protocol error.


Firefox browser:

An error occurred during a connection to julie:8277.

SSL received a record that exceeded the maximum permissible length.

(Error code: ssl_error_rx_record_too_long)



Openssl:

SSL3 alert read:fatal:protocol version
SSL_connect:error in SSLv2/v3 read server hello A
2025:error:1407742E:SSL routines:SSL23_GET_SERVER_HELLO:tlsv1 alert protocol version:../../../../common/openssl/ssl/s23_clnt.c:470:


while on Internet Explorer 8 (IE8), it displays the following:

Internet Explorer cannot display the webpage.

Cause

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