SSL Error While Installing Ksplice Uptrack "ERROR: cannot verify ksplice.oracle.com's certificate"

(Doc ID 2391540.1)

Last updated on MAY 17, 2018

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.9 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [3.8.13] and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

When running the install-uptrack script, it fails with SSL Errors like:

sh install-uptrack <YOUR ACCESS KEY>
[ Release detected: ol ]
--2018-04-16 14:48:55-- https://ksplice.oracle.com/yum/uptrack/ol/ksplice-uptrack-release.noarch.rpm
Resolving ksplice.oracle.com... 137.254.56.30
Connecting to ksplice.oracle.com|137.254.56.30|:443... connected.
ERROR: cannot verify ksplice.oracle.comâs certificate, issued by â/C=US/ST=colorado/L=denver/CN=Websense1/emailAddress=admin@yourdomain.com
Self-signed certificate encountered.
To connect to ksplice.oracle.com insecurely, use â--no-check-certificateâ.
[ Unable to retrieve archive. Please check your Internet connection and try again. ]
Oracle Linux Premier support customers, please log a MyOracle Support service request for assistance.
Ksplice legacy customers, please contact ksplice-support_ww@oracle.com.

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