Device Configuration : Configure : VPN : Certificates : Add Certificate : Generate Certificate Signing Request
Generate Certificate Signing Request
Use the Certificate page to generate certificate signing request.
1. Enter details to generate Certificate Signing Request (CSR).
Name
Name to identify the certificate.
Valid Upto
Specify certificate validity period using Calendar. Validity period is the certificate life i.e. period up to which the certificate will be considered as valid.
Minimum validity -1 day
Key Length
Select key length. Key length is the number of bits used to construct the key.
Generally the larger the key, the less chance that it will be compromised but requires more time to encrypt and decrypt data than smaller keys.
Encryption
Click to enable the key encryption.
Passphrase
Passphrase for a Certificate used for authentication. Passphrase must be at least 4 characters long. This option is available only if the Encryption option is checked.
Confirm Passphrase
Re-enter passphrase for confirmation.
Certificate ID
Specify certificate ID. You can specify any one of the following options:
Available Options:
* DNS IP Address
* Email Address
DER ASN1 DN(X.509) (Applicable when Authentication Type is Digital Certificate)
Country Name
Select the Country for which the Certificate will be used.
Generally, this would be the name of the country where device is deployed.
State
Select the State for which the Certificate will be used.
Generally, this would be the name of the state where device is deployed.
Locality Name
Select the Locality for which the Certificate will be used.
Generally, this would be the name of the Locality where device is deployed.
Organization Name
Specify your organization name, which will use this certificate and domain name. This domain will be certified to use the Certificate.
Use unique Domain names only.
Organization Unit Name
Specify your department/unit name, which will use this certificate and domain name. This domain will be certified to use the Certificate.
Use unique Domain names only.
Common Name
Specify Common Name.
Email Address
Specify Email Address.
2. Click Save to generate certificate signing request.