Unable to login to Confluence through Okta (SSLHandshakeException error) Edited

Hi, 

 

I am trying to setup Confluence behind load balancer in AWS and Okta. When I am trying to login via Okta, I am unable to do so. To be more specific, I am being stuck on refirect page from Okta to Confluence (image is attached). When I looked at logs in  /var/atlassian/application-data/confluence/logs/atlassian-confluence.log 

2017-07-24 02:44:12,709 WARN [http-nio-8090-exec-2] [internal.integration.jira.DefaultJiraService] communicateWithJira Problem communicating with JIRA: javax.net.ssl.SSLHandshakeException: sun.security.validator.ValidatorException: PKIX path building failed: sun.security.provider.certpath.SunCertPathBuilderException: unable to find valid certification path to requested target
-- referer: https://wiki-stage.mydomain.com/ | url: /rest/highlighting/1.0/panel-items | traceId: f2da7474efe3185d | userName: user.name

 

We are running Active Directory and I imported its certificate into keystore. The only missing piece I could think of is try to point confluence to correct keystore in setenv.sh ( -Djavax.net.ssl.trustStore=<path_to_keystore> ).Did anyone have similar problems configuring Confluence with Okta?

Any help is appreciated. 

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Not sure what SSL problems has to do with Okta integration?

 

-Lars

Is does affect Okta. AD only allows port 636 which is encrypted, so this is where SSL cert from domain controller becomes crititcal.

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Your cert needs to be imported to the java used by your application:

JAVA_HOME/jre/lib/security/cacaerts

-Lars

I have configured CATALINA_OPTS="-Djavax.net.ssl.trustStore=/opt/atlassian/confluence/jre/lib/security/cacerts" argument in setenv.sh 

What I am surpsised about is seeing an error related to Jira while I am configuring Confluence. 

If you are using self signed ssl certificates on both JIRA, and Confluence with application links, then you`ll need to import certificates to both applications.

 

-Lars

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