Unable to Connect to Node Manager from WLST script with Error javax.net.ssl.SSLHandshakeException: General SSLEngine problem (Doc ID 2126460.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 28, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 10.3.6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

In Weblogic 10.3.6.x, the server certificates have been updated to use the SHA256 encryption algorithm. The Node Manager and Admin server have been configured to use JSSE.

When running a WLST script to start the Admin server using nmConnect an error occurs similar to this:

Cause

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