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Accepting self-signing certificates

If a self-signed certificate has been installed, you receive a security alert when you first access the SMU over a secure connection.

Procedure

  1. If a self-signed certificate has been installed, you receive a security alert when you first access the SMU over a secure connection. Although you can click Yes to proceed, the alert reappears when you next run the SMU. To suppress the alert, you must opt to trust the certifying authority

    • For Internet Explorer:
    1. From the Security Alert dialog, click View Certificate to display the certificate.

    2. Click Install Certificate, then follow the on-screen instructions to install the certificate in the Trusted Root Certification Authorities store.

    • For Firefox:
    1. Firefox-based browsers display an alert message.

    2. Accepting the certificate permanently suppresses the alert in future sessions.