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"Privacy Error" When Running ORDS in HTTPS Configured With AutoSSL or Self-Signed Certificates (Doc ID 2865903.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 05, 2024

Applies to:

Oracle REST Data Services - Version 22.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Installed or upgraded ORDS 22.1, choosing the option of HTTPS and the certificate type as "[1] Use self-signed certificate (generates automatically)" also called as (AutoSSL).

Enter a number to use HTTP or HTTPS protocol
[1] HTTP
Choose [1]: 2
Enter the HTTPS port [8443]:
Enter a number to select the certificate type
[1] Use self-signed certificate (generates automatically)
[2] Use my SSL certificate (requires SSL certificate and SSL certificate private key)
Choose [1]: 1 <<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<
Enter the SSL hostname:

Disclaimer: The SSL port 8443 is used for testing and education purpose ONLY. It may vary depending on your system available SSL ports.

Option [1] creates a Self Signed certificates with below files under config directory.


 Running ORDS/APEX shows Browser privacy error message.

 On Edge Browser


On FireFox


On Chrome


 Installed or Upgraded with ORDS 22.1 using Automatically generated certificates


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