Aug 06

Adding SSL certificates on the NetScaler

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Note: This blogpost is also posted on my personal blog.

There are a lot of different certificate file formats that can be involved in a SSL certificate implementation as explained in my previous blogpost. This blogpost focused on the different methods to create and import these files onto the Citrix NetScaler and showing you how to assign the right SSL certificate to your virtual server for load balancing or gateway services. You can read all about the different certificate (and certificate archives) file formats in my previous post.

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Jul 23

SSL Certificates Explained

Esther BarthelComments Off on SSL Certificates Explained

Note: This blogpost is also posted on my personal blog.

Using SSL certificates to secure website communications is more and more a standard procedure. Even internal websites are relying more and more on public or private PKI infrastructure and Certificate Authorities. And as each certificate is only valid for a limited period of time, you’ll find yourself renewing more and more certificates on a yearly basis. So let’s check out the different file extensions we are facing when working with certificates.
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