ASA Smart Licensing Fails Due to Certificate Handshake: SOLVED

Problem When attempting to register a Cisco ASA via smart licensing, following messages are displayed and as a result licensing fails. %ASA-3-717009: Certificate validation failed. No suitable trustpoints found to v alidate certificate serial number: 40016EFB0A205CFAEBE18F71D73ABB78, subject nam e: cn=HydrantID…