E-IB: Gateway Access to Third Party HTTPS URL Cause Proxy or Firewall Error If Host IP Address May be Dynamic

(Doc ID 2218355.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 06, 2017

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.52 to 8.55 [Release 8.4]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : 8.52 version, Integration Broker

When attempting to ping the remote node (by https URL) via proxy/firewall, the following error occurs.

NOTE: The proxy/firewall rules were set by third party hostname, but not IP address, as it is dynamic.

java.io.IOException: Unable to tunnel through Proxy returns "HTTP/1.1 403 Forbidden"
at psft.pt8.pshttp.https.HttpsClient.proxyConnect(HttpsClient.java:300)


HttpTargetConnector:ExternalSystemContactException Remote host closed connection during handshake
javax.net.ssl.SSLHandshakeException: Remote host closed connection during handshake


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