Server Error in '/SWCM' Application. Parser Error Description: An error occurred during the parsing of a resource required to service this request. Please review the following specific parse error details and modify your source file appropriately.

Document ID : KB000049989
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Description:

After following the instructions to "TO ENABLE SwCM TO WORK ON FIPS MODE" on CA Software Compliance Manager, receiving the following:

error when trying to access the URL for SWCM
Server Error in '/SWCM' Application.

Parser Error
Description: An error occurred during the parsing of a resource required to service this request. Please review the following specific parse error details and modify your source file appropriately.

Parser Error Message: This implementation is not part of the Windows Platform FIPS validated cryptographic algorithms.

Solution:

As part of the instructions to enable SWCM to work in FIPS Mode, the following must be performed on the application and web server:

Open \Inetpub\wwwroot\SWCM\web.config
Set the Compilation -> debug property to False.
<compilation debug="false">

Setting the <compilation debug="false">, and runing an IISRESET on the application and web server will correct the problem.