iDRAC6 firmware 1.80 issues with certs serials on Firefox

Michael DeBruyn mdebruyn at
Thu Jan 26 07:51:37 CST 2012

As a workaround, I've been using Chromium in Linux.  It will warn you 
and still give you the option to continue through to the site.


On 01/26/2012 08:02 AM, Giuseppe Tanzilli - Serverplan wrote:
> Yep,
> that will work, but next time you will go on a iDRAC6 with rel<  1.80
> (we have a lot of those),
> you will be blocked again.
> I will like to hear something from DELL, phone support people think it
> is our issue with certs,
> I think they did not full understand the issue.
> Giuseppe
> Il 26/01/2012 12:46, Supporto Tecnico - Crazy Network ha scritto:
>>     Im facing same issue on a server R610, i had fixed it removing all
>> cert in firefox and let firefox take the new one last time it happend.
>> Regards
>> Il 26/01/2012 12:24, Giuseppe Tanzilli - Serverplan ha scritto:
>>> Hi,
>>> I see new delivered server with firmware vers 1.80  on iDRAC6 giving SSL
>>> errors on Firefox,
>>> because it seems to generate a certificate with same serial code but
>>> different content from the previuos versions.
>>> We have 100s of DELL servers and it is not possible to use same browser
>>> to use both pre and post 1.8 iDRAC6 servers,
>>> it is making our daily work harder.
>>> Anyone from DELL working on a fix for this ?
>>> We mainly work on Linux and we need Firefox working as it did for years.
>>> Thanks,
>>>        Giuseppe

Michael DeBruyn

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