How To Resolve Oracle iPlanet Web Server 7.0 Not Accepting A Wild Card Certificate (Doc ID 1435193.1)

Last updated on APRIL 03, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle iPlanet Web Server - Version 7.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When using a wild card certificate eg.*.example.com, user could not generate a private key CSR from the administration GUI.

Snippet of the error message would be:

"System name cannot contain special characters."

Cause

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