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I am using Headwind Remote Premium in our corporate LAN with custom certificates.

I was able to deploy Headwind Remote web panel and it shows "Ready to Control", but mobile devices cannot connect to it:

java.security.cert.CertPathValidatorException: Trust anchor for certification path not found

How to fix the issue?

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This issue happens if you specify a single HTTPS certificate in nginx settings (custom_ssl_cert parameter in config.yaml). You need to concatenate the whole chain of certificates into one file:

cat Certificate-website.pem CACertificate-INTERMEDIATE.pem CACertificate-ROOT.pem > CAchain.pem

and specify the absolute path to this file in config.yaml:

custom_ssl_cert: /path/to/CAchain.pem

More details about setting up a custom certificate in Headwind Remote Premium can be found in README.md.

Note: a similar problem may arise in Headwind MDM: https://qa.h-mdm.com/7394/

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