Encountered "SEC_ERROR_CERT_SIGNATURE_ALGORITHM_DISABLED" Error After Upgrading To iPlanet Web Server 7.0.18 And Above (Doc ID 2019042.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle iPlanet Web Server - Version 7.0 to 7.0 [Release 7.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms


After upgrading to Oracle iPlanet Web Server 7.0.18 or above, the following message is seen in the error log:

 

Changes

Since NSS 3.14 , which has been incorporated into Oracle iPlanet Web Server 7.0.18 and above, support for certificate signatures using the MD5 hash algorithm is now disabled by default.

Ref : https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Mozilla/Projects/NSS/NSS_3.14_release_notes

 

Cause

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