FileZilla – CSR Generation Using Digicert Certificate Utility

To generate a Certificate Signing Request (CSR), a key pair must be created for the server. These two items are a public key and a private key pair and cannot be separated. Typically with FileZilla the suggested application to generate this keypair is to use an archaic method of command line using OpenSSL. Although OpenSSL is an amazing tool there are better utilities out there that can accomplish the same task without frustration.  The Digicert Certificate Utility is a GUI based utility that works on a windows systems that has the capability of generating your keypair and then export the SSL certificate in the Required Apache format that FileZilla demands. To generate a CSR keypair for your FileZilla system using […]

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FileZilla – SSL Installation Using Digicert Certificate Utility.

These SSL Installation instructions are based from using the Digicert Certificate Utility to generate the CSR keypair. For a recap of those instructions visit article FileZilla – CSR Generation Using Digicert Certificate Utility Readying your FileZilla SSL Certificate to be installed into your FileZilla system using the Digicert Certificate Utility: After you have enrolled for your SSL Certificate using a CSR generated from the utility you will then have to Import/Install the SSL Certificate after it gets issued back into the Digicert Utility. The CA should give you a pkxs7 format certificate also known as a .p7b. The way they give you this certificate will vary. If your CA gives supplies the pkcs7 format SSL Certificate in the body of […]

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