Failure to Use TLSv1.2 in Weblogic Server 10.3.6 (Doc ID 2198457.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 04, 2016

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

We are trying to force use of the TLSv1.2 protocol in WebLogic Server, but the SSL handshake is automatically downgrading to TLSv1.0. We are using JDK 1.6.0_121, which is supposed to support TLSv1.2. We also tried to force the minimum protocol version to TLSv1.1, but we still see the same kind of message in the logs. We are using these JVM startup parameters:

Please advise how to force use of the TLSv1.2 protocol.

Cause

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