Generate a Certificate Signing Request (CSR)

Solution ID:    SO18080    Updated:    07/06/2017


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

Instructions for specific server vendors




ApacheSSL mod_ssl
BEA Systems WebLogic 8.1


ACS 3.2

ASA 5510

Covalent Apache ERS 2.4
Cpanel Cpanel 11

Websphere MQ  
HTTP Server

Lotus Lotus Domino 8.5

Exchange 2003
Exchange 2007
Exchange 2010
Exchange 2013

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

Netscreen ScreenOS
Nginx Nginx
Oracle Oracle Wallet Manager
Plesk Plesk 12
Red Hat Secure Web Server
SonicWALL SSL Offloaders
Stronghold Stronghold

Java Web Server 6.x


AS Server w/IIS 5
EA Server

Tomcat Tomcat
Zimbra Zimbra


GeoTrust SSL Assistant
The GeoTrust SSL Assistant automatically generates a CSR and installs your certificate. 

Red Hat on Apache 2.2+ GeoTrust SSL Assistant
Windows IIS 7.0 - 8.5 GeoTrust SSL Assistant

If the server platform is not listed or additional information is needed, refer to the server documentation or contact the server vendor.  If unsure of what software your server uses, contact your technical support team for assistance.




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