Create a Certificate Signing Request and Add SSL Certificate to Encryption Management Server
Last Updated December 29, 2014
This article details how to create an Certificate Signing Request and then how to import the SSL certificate from your Certificate Authority to a Symantec Encryption Management Server (Formerly known as PGP Universal Server).
Create a Certificate Signing Request (CSR)
System > Network, select
and then click
2.The New SSL/TLS Certificate dialog box appears. Complete all the fields on this dialog box.
Note: If you have any questions about the specific field, you may select the help Icon in the upper right hand corner.
Click Generate CSR.
Copy the contents of the CSR dialog box. Be sure to get copy all the block data and then click OK.
Paste the Certificate block data in an email or to a text file and then submit to your Certificate Authority (CA).
After the CA approves the certificate and sends the certificate to you, import the certificate to the server.
Import Certificate supplied by Certificate Authority (CA)
System > Network > Certificates, select the plus
(+) sign under Import for your pending certificate.
Paste the validated certificate text block that was sent to you by the CA into the Certificate Block box.
The Add Certificate to Key dialog box disappears. The certificate is ready for inspection and can be assigned to an interface.
Assign certificate to network interface
System > Network, choose the drop down box for your desired interface.
In the Assigned Certificate section, click the drop-down menu and select the appropriate certificate, then click
Save. The system will reboot.
Symantec Encryption Management Server
PGP Universal Server
Imported Document ID: TECH207536
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