How to move SSL Certificate from F5 BIG-IP to F5 BIG-IP Loadbalancers

Like all systems You need both the public key and private keys for an SSL certificate to work properly on any system.  We will start by assuming that you have already successfully installed the SSL certificate on one F5 BIG-IP web server. To backup, export, and move your SSL certificate and private key from one F5 BIG-IP system to another F5 BIG-IP system perform the following. Step 1: Exporting your SSL certificate and Private key: You will perform the first steps in the process on the F5 BIG-IP system that already has the SSL certificate and Private key installed. Exporting your SSL certificate: Log in to your F5 BIP-IP Configuration utility. On the Main tab of the navigation pane, expand Local Traffic […]

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F5 BigIP 11 – SSL Installation

Like the majority of server systems you will install your SSL certificate on the same server where your Certificate Signing Request (CSR) was created. Your private key will always be left on the server system where the CSR was originally created. Your SSL certificate will not work without this private key file. We will assume that this is the original system. To Install your SSL certificate on F5 BigIP loadbalancer perform the following. Step 1: Downloading your SSL Certificate & its Intermediate CA certificate: If you had the option of server type during enrollment and selected Other you will receive a x509/.cer/.crt/.pem version of your certificate within the email. Alternately you can access your Certificate User Portal by the supplied […]

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How to move SSL Certificate from IIS to F5 BigIP 11 Loadbalancer

Windows servers use .pfx files to contain the public key file (SSL Certificate) and its unique private key file. The Certificate Authority (CA) provides you with your SSL Certificate (public key file). You use your server to generate the associated private key file where the CSR was created. You need both the public and private keys for an SSL Certificate to work properly; therefore, if you need to transfer your SSL certificate from one server to another, you need to create a .pfx backup first. Then import into F5 Big-IP To move perform an Export & Import SSL Certificate from IIS to F5 Big IP 11.x perform the following. Step 1:  Create an MMC Snap-in for Managing Certificates: Start > run > […]

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