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How to Change SSL Protocols (to Disable SSL 2.0/3.0) in Oracle Fusion Middleware Products (Doc ID 1936300.1)

Last updated on APRIL 27, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle HTTP Server - Version and later
Web Cache - Version and later
Oracle Containers for J2EE - Version and later
Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 10.3.1 and later
Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


How to Change SSL Protocols in Oracle Fusion Middleware Products

This document provides links to documents and other important clarifications regarding the SSL protocol configurable with Oracle Fusion Middleware products as linked in the table of contents.  You should take steps to disable older SSL protocols such as SSL 3.0 and SSL 2.0 (aka SSLv3 and SSLv2) on both servers and clients (browser settings) as these protocols are vulnerable to attacks as per the following public vulnerability:

SSL V3.0 "Poodle" Vulnerability - CVE-2014-3566 -



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In this Document
 How to Change SSL Protocols in Oracle Fusion Middleware Products
 Follow Critical Patch Update (CPU) Program
 Oracle WebLogic Server (WLS) 10.3.6, 12c
 How to Configure JAVA_OPTIONS
 More Details on Configuring SSL with Oracle WebLogic Server
 Oracle HTTP Server (OHS) 12c
 Oracle HTTP Server (OHS) 11g,
 Oracle Web Cache 11g,
 OPMN 11g (,
 Database Client 11g (sqlnet.ora) Update
 Oracle Application Server 10g
 Oracle HTTP Server 10g
 Oracle Web Cache 10g
 OC4J 10g ( only)
 Other FMW 10g/11g/12c Products

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