Attempts to search an IBM Rational Method Composer published site results in the error "The application's digital signature has an error".
When using Rational Method Composer 18.104.22.168 iFix1 on Windows XP or Rational Method Composer 7.2 on Windows, performing a site search that requires java search applet, results in the error.
The full error message is as follows:
The application's digital signature has an error.
Do you want to run the application?
The certificate associated with the Site Search java applet has expired.
Diagnosing the problem
Check your system date to find the time is later than Monday, February 08 17:59:59 CST 2010, the date when the certificate expired.
Resolving the problem
Contact IBM Rational Method Composer Technical Support to request a testfix.