000032554 - IPDB extractor initialization error in RSA Security Analytics 10.5.x and unable to start

Document created by RSA Customer Support Employee on Jul 1, 2016Last modified by RSA Customer Support Employee on Apr 21, 2017
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Article Number000032554
Applies ToRSA Product Set: Security Analytics
RSA Product/Service Type: SA IPDB Extractor
RSA Version/Condition: 10.5.x
Platform: CentOS
O/S Version: 6
 
IssueEnvision package has been installed to IPDBExtractor properly and still get an "Initialization Error" on the IPDBExtractor >View >System screen, and unable to Start Extractor.
IPDBExtractor Initialization Error
And /var/log/messages has following error in regards to IPDBExtractor:
Nov 10 12:40:48 xxxxx NwIPDBExtractor[23892]: [Engine] [warning] Module ipdbextractor failed to load. Diagnostic information: Throw location unknown (consider
using BOOST_THROW_EXCEPTION)Dynamic exception type: boost::exception_detail::clone_impl >std::exception::what: use_certificate_chain_file: no start line  
 
CauseThe cert file used by IPDBExtactr service is not correct and need to be changed.
ResolutionTo change IPDBExtractor service cert file, follow the steps below.
1) Open IPDBExtractor service Explorer view
2) Browse to ipdbextractor > config
3) Check certificate.filePath setting
4) Change certificate.filePath to /etc/netwitness/ng/ipdbextractor_cert.pem if it is not.
5) Restart nwipdbextractor service, ex. #restart nwipdbextractor
IPDBExtractor cert file path

 

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