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PDK-Java Portlet on WCP, Portlet Consumer Error Occur When Using TLS1.1/TLS1.2 Protocol (Doc ID 2106985.1)

Last updated on APRIL 11, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Portal - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Using WebCenter Portal (WCP)

Register an SSL-enabled PDK-Java producer and run the portlet with only TLS1.2 Protocol enabled. 

The SSL-enabled PDK portlet page displays this error:

Portlet Consumer Error.

The consumer server WC_Spaces shows this error:

2015-12-21T15:38:05.561-05:00] [WC_Spaces] [ERROR] [] [oracle.portlet.binding] [tid: [ACTIVE].ExecuteThread: '1' for queue: 'weblogic.kernel.Default (self-tuning)'] [userId: anonymous] [ecid: d0e6f9ec78b1c6a6:-551d070b:151c63efb5f:-8000-0000000000001128,0] [APP: webcenter#] [DSID: 0000L76Gnjb6qIS_MDt1ie1MU68B000003] An error has occurred for Portlet Binding portlet2751182963.[[
oracle.portlet.client.container.PortletException: Received fatal alert: handshake_failure
at oracle.portlet.client.connection.web.WebProducerRuntimeAdapterImpl.doHttpClientCall(
at oracle.portlet.client.connection.web.WebProducerRuntimeAdapterImpl._showPortlet(
at oracle.portlet.client.connection.web.WebProducerRuntimeAdapterImpl.showPortlet(
at oracle.portlet.client.connection.web.WebProducerInteraction.showPortlet(
at oracle.portlet.client.techimpl.web.WebPortletRenderPipe.pre(


Caused by: Received fatal alert: handshake_failure


 Detail steps to reproduce this issue:

1. Perform the steps listed in the following section:

35.5.5 Registering the SSL-enabled PDK-Java Producer and Running the Portlets
Fusion Middleware Administering Oracle WebCenter Portal

2. Restart both the WC_Portlet and WC_Spaces servers (consumer server) with following java option:

3. On the consumer server WC_Spaces, go to the view mode of the page and check that the PDK-Java portlet renders correctly. This error will display:

Portlet Consumer Error



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