ntp-keygen fails with error 0D0C50A1

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When running the ntp-keygen command without the -c option to generate public and private keys for a NTP server, the command will fail with the following error:

# ntp-keygen 
Using OpenSSL version OpenSSL 1.0.1e-fips 11 Feb 2013
Verify RSA-MD5 certificate fails
error:0D0C50A1:asn1 encoding routines:ASN1_item_verify:unknown message digest algorithm


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

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