Fatal Alert: Handshake Failure "Netscape cert type does not permit use for SSL server" When BPEL Calls a WebServices via a SSL Configuration (Doc ID 1457479.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle SOA Suite - Version 11.1.1.5.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 23-October-2013***

Symptoms

A BPEL service acting as a client is calling an external WebService. The SOA domain is hosting the BPEL service. A WLS domain is hosting the WebService. Since a SSL connection is done the WebLogic Server hosting the WebService is providing its own identity certificate, which is validated on the BPEL side during SSL handshake. During the validation of the certificate provided by the WebService server (WLS) the following error happens :

Cause

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