The MSO certificate is exported to a private key file (P12). In Export
certificate, you define a password to protect this private key
file. The private key file is needed to restore a broken SafeGuard Management
To export an MSO certificate:
In Export certificate, enter and confirm a password
for the private key (P12 file). The password must consist of 8 alphanumeric
- Click OK.
- Enter a storage location for the private key file.
The private key is created and the file is stored in the defined location
Important: Create a backup of the private key (p12 file) and store
it in a safe place right after initial configuration. In case of PC failure the
key is otherwise lost and SafeGuard Enterprise has to be reinstalled. This
applies to all SafeGuard generated security officer certificates.
as the security officer certificate is exported and the certificate store and the
security officer are created, the wizard proceeds with the creation of the company