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OPSS - Weblogic 12c Fails to start Due To DemoCertFor_base_domain Certificate Expired With Error " <BEA-090154> <Identity certificate has expired: " (Doc ID 2473429.1)

Last updated on JUNE 30, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Platform Security for Java - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : version, Java Platform Security

The demo certificate has expired for this system and needs to be replaced. 

Weblogic will not start and shows the following an error similar to the one below from the weblogic Admin log:

####<Alert> <Security> <domain> <AdminServer> <[ACTIVE] ExecuteThread: '1' for queue: 'weblogic.kernel.Default (self-tuning)'> <>  <BEA-090154> <Identity certificate has expired: [
  Version: V3
  Subject: CN=DemoCertFor_
  Signature Algorithm: SHA256withRSA, OID = 1.2.840.113549.1.1.11

  Key:  Sun RSA public key, 1024 bits
  modulus: 163572228919762095295578390299062084274958016835888107553806977146379419531709573131702469260058073193145315737717834488340587307790624848646286948977231768211215124744729658617233884327216905253738349042390025023444547106738372988148053849472608603812256048762423445058139193262612858584250270214373658767163
  public exponent: 65537
  Validity: [From: Mon Aug 10 13:01:22 PDT 2013,
               To: Sat Aug 13 10:13:22 PDT 2018]
  Issuer: CN=CertGenCA, OU=FOR TESTING ONLY, O=MyOrganization, L=MyTown, ST=MyState, C=US
  SerialNumber: [    01407379 948c]

Certificate Extensions: 1
[1]: ObjectId: Criticality=false

Since the certificate is stored in the KSS there is no way to access the certificate for replacement with Weblogic not running.

In general all the utilities/scripts are in on-line mode.


 The demo certificate for the Weblogic server has expired.


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