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Proxy Requests Fail with the Error "AH01997: SSL handshake failed: sending 502" when Using Oracle HTTP Server as SSL Reverse Proxy (Doc ID 2588726.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 25, 2023

Applies to:

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


When accessing the application using Oracle HTTP Server SSL reverse proxy, the application fails with a "502" error and the log file shows below errors.

Reverse proxy setting is as below:
Listen 8080
<VirtualHost *:8080>
SSLProxyEngine On
SSLProxyWallet "/home/Downloads/Wallet/proxy"
ProxyPass / disablereuse=On
ProxyPassReverse /




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