[SSL/TLS] Setting HTTP Communication Encryption - Certificates
Article ID: ART138524 | Date published: 05/13/2015 | Date last updated: 08/17/2015
 

Description

[SSL/TLS] Setting HTTP Communication Encryption - Certificates

Solution

[SSL/TLS] Setting HTTP Communication Encryption - Certificates

(1) [Create Self-Signed Certificate] - After entering each of the following settings, click [Exec] to create a self-signed certificate. Follow the instructions in the message and reboot. The certificate created will take effect after rebooting.

Note

Creating a certificate takes time, so it is recommended that you stop video transmission and upload processes.

(2) [Certificate Status] - If no certificate is installed, [Not Installed] will appear. If a certificate is installed, [Installed] will appear.

(3) [Country (C)] - Enter the country code.

(4) [State/Province (ST)], [Locality (L)], [Organization (O)], [Organizational Unit (OU)], [Common Name (CN)] Enter state/province name, locality, organization name, organizational unit and common name in ASCII characters (spaces or printable characters). Enter a FQDN format host name, etc. to set the common name (required).

(5) [Validity Period Start Date], [Validity Period End Date] - Set the validity period of the certificate to be created in the range of 2001/01/01 to 2031/12/31 (required when creating a self-signed certificate).

Important

With regard to security, it is recommended that you use a self signed certificate where complete security does not need to be ensured through operation tests, etc. For system operation, acquire and install a certificate issued by a CA.