WebLogic Server CertificateParsingException with Wildcard Character (*) in Certificate (Doc ID 1327127.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 8.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 12-Aug-2016***

Symptoms

When a customer purchased a Go Daddy wildcard certificate, he tried to apply the .pem files without a keystore using the Admin Console, but this did not work. After applying some security debug flags, the log files show the following:

Cause

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