After Enabling Self-Signed Certificate the Page Fails with CA Root Certificate is Not Trusted

(Doc ID 2195986.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 25, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version to [Release AS10gR2 to AS10gR3]
Oracle HTTP Server - Version to [Release AS10gR2]
Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version to [Release Oracle11g to 12c]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On SSL Configuration Tool

After enabling a self-signed certificate in ssl.conf, the SSL page gets a "Certificate Error" and when clicking on the Certificate Error, the following error occurs.


  This CA Root certificate is not trusted. To enable trust,
  install this certificate in the Trusted Root Certification
  Authorities store.

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Modified ssl.conf to use new self signed certificate and restart OHS
2. Access the application using SSL
3. Certificate Error happens

The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot access their applications using SSL.


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