JBoss/Tomcat not responding to SSL connections

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • https client is not able to open new https connections
  • System is slow to respond to requests

  • Requests timeout

  • TCP connections dropped

  • Many https connector threads hung in CLOSE_WAIT state


  • JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (EAP)
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) Tomcat
  • JBoss Enterprise Web Server (EWS) Tomcat

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