Why entitlement certificates are getting refreshed in regular interval of time ?

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  • Why the entitlement certs in /etc/pki/entitlement/ keep getting modified automatically?
  • Why/how does the entitlement certificates become invalidated? Is there a way to extend/keep the expiry date of the certs, if possible?
  • Entitlement certificates becomes invalid after sometimes and getting 403 forbidden errors while syncing the repositories from CDN.

    Requesting https://cdn.redhat.com/content/dist/rhel/server/7/7Server/x86_64/os/repodata/repomd.xml
    Unexpected error: HTTPError: HTTP Error 403: Forbidden


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux
  • Red Hat Subscription Management (RHSM)

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