After you add an endpoint, you see an untrusted certificate error message in the system status.


After you add an endpoint such as a vCenter Server into vRealize Business for Cloud, you see the yellow warning symbol for the data collection status with the following error message:

An untrusted certificate was presented by the server.


The SSL certificate of the endpoint might have changed and a trusted authority might not have signed the certificate.


  1. Go to the Administration tab.
  2. Select an endpoint. For example, Manage Private Cloud Connections > vCenter Server.
  3. Select the instance and click the edit option.
  4. View and accept the certificate.
  5. Log in to the vRealize Business for Cloud virtual appliance as a root user and run the following commands.
    1. monit stop data-collector
    2. monit start data-collector