16.10 - TLS: Self-signed Certificate Offered or Is Part of the Certificate Chain - Teradata Database

Teradata Database Security Administration

Product
Teradata Database
Release Number
16.10
Release Date
June 2017
Content Type
Administration
Security
Publication ID
B035-1100-161K
Language
English (United States)

This error message may not represent a real security issue. It is an alert that the directory server is offering a self signed certificate. This error usually occurs in the:

  • Message traces, when you use the tdgssauth -V2 option. See Working with tdgssauth.
  • Diagnostic output from the ldap tools, when you use the -d2 option.

A more serious form of this error is: certificate verify failed