up2date returns an SSL Error (Doc ID 866297.1)

Last updated on MARCH 28, 2017

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 4.4 and later
Linux x86-64
Linux x86
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

The up2date fails with:

There was an SSL error: [('SSL routines', 'SSL3_GET_SERVER_CERTIFICATE', 'certificate verify failed')]

Cause

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