Oracle iPlanet Web Server 7.0.9 Administrator's Guide

Importing Self-signed Certificate to IE Browser

The Web Server installer should import the admin self-signed certificate into the IE certificate tab. When the Admin console is accessed using a browser, a pop-up window (in the case of IE6 and Mozilla/Firefox) or a warning page (IE7) may appear stating that the certificate is not issued by a trusted certificate authority. This is because the administration server uses a self-signed certificate. To proceed to the Administration GUI login page, do the following:

These procedures will accept the certificate temporarily for that browser session. To accept the certificate permanently, follow the steps below: