Content Repository Status is Down 'CIS'. Unable to Establish Connection to The Server Permission Denied

(Doc ID 864496.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 27, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Portal - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 27-Jan-2014


Webcenter was installed with the UCM option after registered the Content Repository using Fusion Middleware Control the Webcenter Service for the Content Repository status is down.


Steps to Reproduce:

  1. Login to Fusion Middleware Control.
  2. Under "Webcenter" click "Webcenter (WLS_Spaces).
  3. On the right panel under "Webcenter Services" the "Content Repositories" status is "DOWN"


The Content Server log shows:

1. Login to:http://<Host name>:<port>/ucm
2. Expand "Administration" (Left Menu)
3. Expand "Log File"
4. Click "Content Server logs"

Event generated by user 'sysadmin' at host 'CIS'. Unable to establish connection to the server. Permission denied. Address 'xx.yy.xx.zz' is not an allowable remote socket address. Permission denied. Address 'xx.yy.xx.zz' is not an allowable remote socket address. [ Details ]

An error has occurred. The stack trace below shows more information.

intradoc.common.ServiceException: !csUnableToConnectToServer!csIncomingAddressNotAllowed,xx.yy.xx.zz
at intradoc.server.ServiceRequestImplementor.buildServiceException(
at intradoc.server.Service.buildServiceException(
at intradoc.server.Service.createServiceExceptionEx(
at intradoc.server.Service.createServiceException(
at intradoc.server.ServiceSecurityImplementor.validateRemoteClientConnectionPrivilege(




1.  Identity Store was configured using this documentation: Configuring the Identity Store
2.  Content Repository was registered in the Fusion Middleware Control, using this documentation: Registering Content Repositories Using Fusion Middleware Control


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