E-SSL: How to Use a Certificate Issued for One Machine on Another One For Testing? (Doc ID 2035368.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 06, 2017

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.48 and later
Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 11.1.1.6.0 to 11.1.1.6.0 [Release 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Need to test the SSL certificate on a test machine before importing it into the production server. Tried to use the certificate issued for a CN (common name), i.e the production machine, on another machine with a different host name, i.e the test server, and recieved the below error in the PIA logs:

 
How can customers test the certificate on a test machine, which has a different host name than the production machine, for which the certificate was issued to, i.e. CN (common name)?

Cause

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