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Attempts to connect to a secure Web site using the URL engine and SSL support fail when the server is configured with a canonical name. The SAS® log generates the following errors:
This error occurs when SAS queries the Web server host for its TCP name and the canonical name does not match the name that is used in the certificate and in the URL.
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A fix for this issue for Base SAS 9.21_M1 is available at:
If the server is configured with a canonical name that does not match the URL, attempts to connect fail with the following error:
ERROR: SSL error is "The target principal name is incorrect.
NOTE: The SAS System stopped processing this step because of