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PegaRULES-Batch-37:peer not authenticated error



When attempting to migrate a product file from HTTPS host to a HTTP target system throws a hostname exception.

The issue does not occur with an HTTP source.

Error Messages

01:46:09,594 [ PegaRULES-Batch-37] (nvoke.Rule_Connect_REST.Action) ERROR - Caught unhandled exception: peer not authenticated
01:46:09,594 [ PegaRULES-Batch-37] ( internal.mgmt.Executable) ERROR - Exception Caught unhandled exception: peer not authenticated
at com.pegarules.generated.activity.ra_action_pyinvokerestconnector_28ccb2185309b8c9c6d59a05ed51acae.step5_circum0(
Caused by: peer not authenticated
at com.pega.apache.http.conn.ssl.AbstractVerifier.verify(
at com.pega.apache.http.conn.ssl.SSLSocketFactory.connectSocket(
at com.pega.apache.http.conn.ssl.SSLSocketFactory.connectSocket(
at com.pega.apache.http.conn.scheme.SchemeSocketFactoryAdaptor.connectSocket(
at com.pega.apache.http.impl.conn.DefaultClientConnectionOperator.openConnection(
at com.pega.apache.http.impl.client.DefaultRequestDirector.tryConnect(
at com.pega.apache.http.impl.client.DefaultRequestDirector.execute(
at com.pega.apache.http.impl.client.AbstractHttpClient.execute(
at com.pega.apache.http.impl.client.AbstractHttpClient.execute(
at com.pegarules.generated.activity.ra_action_pyinvokerestconnector_28ccb2185309b8c9c6d59a05ed51acae.step5_circum0(

Steps to Reproduce

Not Applicable

Root Cause

A defect or configuration issue in the operating environment

The "peer not authenticated" indicates an SSL handshake issue between the source instance and the destination instance.


Make the following change to the operating environment:

Make sure the appropriate certificates are present on the target system and the source system.

Published February 8, 2018 - Updated October 8, 2020

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