EUS - ORA-28030: Server Encountered Problems Accessing OUD (Doc ID 1986819.1)

Last updated on JULY 02, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Unified Directory - Version 11.1.2.2.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Affected DB versions - 11.1.1.1+, 11.2.x, and including 12.1.0.2

Symptoms

EUS authentication fails with the following errors:

oud-/$ sqlplus

SQL*Plus: Release 11.2.0.4.0 Production on Thu Mar 5 07:36:11 2015

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Enter user-name: user.0
Enter password:
ERROR:
ORA-28030: Server encountered problems accessing LDAP directory service

oud-/u01/Middleware/asinst_1/OUD/logs$ tail access

[05/Mar/2015:07:36:14 -0700] CONNECT conn=69 from=xxx.xxx.xx.xx:33503 to=xxx.xxx.xx.xx:1636 protocol=LDAPS
[05/Mar/2015:07:36:14 -0700] DISCONNECT conn=69 reason="I/O Error" msg="Client requested protocol SSLv3 not enabled or not supported"

This problem will occur using any JDK version greater than JDK 7u75 - http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/7u75-relnotes-2389086.html\

Changes

Authentication failure occurred after following KM doc:
CVE-2014-3566 Instructions to Mitigate the SSL v3.0 Vulnerability (aka "Poodle Attack") in Oracle Unified Directory (Doc ID 1950331.1)
to disable SSLv3.

Cause

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