SSL certificate problem: unable to get local issuer certificate + woocommerce-gateway-paypal-express + wordpress 4.4

WooCommerce is an open source e-commerce plugin for WordPress. It is designed for small to large-sized online merchants using WordPress. Launched on September 27, 2011, the plugin quickly became popular for its simplicity to install and customize and free base product. WooCommerce has attracted significant popularity because the base product, in addition to many extensions and plugins, is free and open source. In addition, there are thousands of paid add-ons for fixed prices. Many Premium Themes now offer capability with Woocommerce as well as plugins that make a theme framework compatible.

The below-pasted fix is for when the woocommerce is throwing the below-pasted error when it uses woocommerce-gateway-paypal-express

SSL certificate problem: unable to get local issuer certificate 

In order to fix this issue please follow the below steps:

Step 1 cd /home/username/publich_html/wp-includes/certificates

Step 2  mv ca-bundle.crt  ca-bundle.crt_bak

Step 3 Use this link to download new ca-bundle.crt  ca-bundle.crt

Step 4 chown username. ca-bundle.crt

After doing all this please have a recheck and you could see that the issue has been fixed.

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