Error "ssh_exchange_identification: Connection closed by remote host" for SFTP Clients When Routing Through OTD (Oracle Traffic Director)

(Doc ID 2279880.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 25, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Managed File Transfer - Version and later
Oracle Managed File Transfer Cloud Service - Version 16.1.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Client connection is randomly terminated during transmission of SFTP file.

When the issue occurs, you might see the following information logged on the SFTP client:

ssh_exchange_identification: Connection closed by remote host
Couldn't read packet: Connection reset by peer


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