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OUD - After Importing New Server Certificate Receiving Error "Remote Host Closed Connection During Handshake" When Running "ldapsearch" (Doc ID 2295827.1)

Last updated on APRIL 14, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Unified Directory - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


After importing the server certificate and the CA certificate to the keystore, and configuring the LDAPS port when attempting to connect the error presented is:

javax.naming.CommunicationException: simple bind failed: <HOSTNAME>:<SECURE_PORT> [Root exception is Remote host closed connection during handshake]


In access log:

[08/Aug/2017:11:30:23 -0500] CONNECT conn=86 from=<HOSTNAME>:<PORT> to=<HOSTNAME>:<SECURE_PORT> protocol=LDAPS
[08/Aug/2017:11:30:23 -0500] DISCONNECT conn=86 reason="I/O Error" msg="no cipher suites in common"


Server certificate and CA certificate imported into keystore
Configured LDAPS port


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