javax.net.ssl.SSLException hostname in certificate didn't match: <www.example.com/192.168.xxx.xxx> != OR <www.example.com>

(Doc ID 2362168.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 22, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Sites - Version 11.1.1.8.0 to 11.1.1.8.0 [Release FatWire]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The following error is seen in the log after switching Site Capture to crawl the website using SSL/HTTPS:

ERROR [-Worker-3843][crawler.Controller] Start URI https://www.example.com/index.html failed with a javax.net.ssl.SSLException hostname in certificate didn't match: <www.example.com/192.168.xxx.xxx> != OR <www.example.com>

Cause

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