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PEER NOT AUTHENTICATED error for ConnectREST service

SA-25791

Summary



An error occurs for ConnectREST service.

Error Messages



Pega log:
PEER NOT AUTHENTICATED

SSL debug log
[**Date, time, and timezone**] 00000055 SystemOut     O WebContainer : 6, Exception while waiting for close javax.net.ssl.SSLHandshakeException: Remote host closed connection during handshake

Steps to Reproduce



Try to establish a two-way SSL connection.

Root Cause



A defect or configuration issue in the operating environment:
During SSL handshake, after completing user-key exchange step, the server closed the connection. The server was supposed to print Finished message, and start exchanging data. Probability of an issue at the server side.

Resolution



Reinstall the user certificates at the REST service provider server.

Published July 19, 2016 - Updated July 26, 2016

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