WAMP Server (Wampserver) – CSR Instructions.

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. WAMP server (Wampserver) is built off Apache which is a very customizable environment, your system may differ. Below are generalized instructions. The utility “openssl” is used to generate the key and CSR. This utility comes with the with Wampserver and can be found in the following folder typically on your windows system. C:\wamp\bin\apache\Apache2.2.11\bin\openssl.exe Note: Locations may vary in different installations of Wampserver. Since Wampserver is built off Apache the instructions below are generalized. Apache is a very customizable environment and you will need to do the needful and […]

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WAMP Server (Wampserver) – SSL Installation

WAMP Server (Wampserver) is built off apache, a very custom environment and your system may differ. Below are generalized instructions. If you have a custom installation, you will need to adjust these instructions appropriately. 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. Note: Locations may vary in different installations of Wampserver. Since Wampserver is built off Apache the instructions below are generalized. Apache is a very customizable […]

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