Generate a Certificate Signing Request (CSR)

General Information ID:    INFO235    Updated:    08/19/2015

Description

 
Generate a certificate signing request (CSR) for the server where the certificate will be installed. 

Symantec SSL Assistant
The Symantec SSL Assistant automatically generates a CSR and installs your certificate.
 
Red Hat on Apache 2.2+ Symantec SSL Assistant
Windows IIS 7.0 - 8.5 Symantec SSL Assistant

If you are not using Microsoft IIS 7.0 - IIS 8.5 or a Red Hat server running Apache 2.2 or greater, see instructions for your server software below.

Instructions for all other server vendors
 

Vendor

Application

4D, Inc.

Webstar 4.x

Apache

ApacheSSL

BEA Systems

WebLogic 6.0 and 7.0
WebLogic 8.0, 9.0 and 10

Cisco

ISE
ACS 3.2
ACS 4.2
ASA 5000
ASA 5510

Citrix Gateway Citrix Access Gateway 4.x
Citrix Access Gateway 5.0
Citrix Access Gateway 8.0
Citrix Secure Gateway
 
cPanel cPanel 11
WHM 11
 

Covalent

Apache ERS 2.4 
Apache ERS 3.0

F5

BIG-IP 9.0 and 10.0
BIG-IP 11

IBM

AS400 iSeries
HTTP Server using IKEYMAN

Websphere MQ using IKEYMAN

MQ using command line

Lotus

Domino 5.0
Domino 6.0 and 7.0
Domino 8.0

MAC OS X MAC OS X 10.3
MAC OS X 10.4
MAC OS X 10.5
MAC OS X 10.6
MAC OS X 10.7
 

Microsoft

 

 

 

Windows 2000 - IIS 5.0  
Windows 2003 - IIS 6.0
Windows 2008 - IIS 7.0             
Windows 2012 - IIS 8.0

Exchange 2003
Exchange 2007
Exchange 2010                             
Exchange 2013

Netscreen

ScreenOS

Nortel

SSL Accelerator

Oracle Oracle Wallet Manager
 
Plesk Plesk 10
 

Red Hat

Secure Web Server

SAP Web Application Server
Web Dispatcher
 

SonicWALL

SSL Offloaders
SonicWALL VPN

Stronghold

Stronghold

Sun

iPlanet 6.x

Sybase

AS Server w/IIS 5 
EA Server

Tomcat

Tomcat

Zimbra Zimbra
 

Zeus

Zeus


If your server is not listed or you need additional information, refer to your server documentation or contact your server vendor. If you do not know what software your server uses, contact your technical support team for assistance.

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