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OUD Secure Server Connection (I) : Introduction (Doc ID 1392904.1)

Last updated on APRIL 26, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Unified Directory - Version 11.1.1.5.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 16-09-2013***


Purpose

The goal of this document is to describe:

1. Using a Certification Authority (CA)
2. Creating/Managing Own Certificate Authority
3. Server private key generation
3. Generating the Server Certificate request
4. Sign the Server Certificate
5. Importing the Servers self signed certificate and CA certificate in Server Keystore
6. Creation and configuring an OUD server instance with a Java Keystore (JKS)
7. Adding the CA certificate to the OUD Truststore
8. Verifying the LDAPS connection is successful

The example below uses an OUD Java Keystore (JKS) and Truststore.

The KM doc (referenced below) shows how to use PKCS12 instead of JKS -
How to Use/Convert an ODSEE CA-Signed Certificate Chain to Use in an OUD PKCS12 Keystore (Doc ID 2657916.1)

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In this Document
Purpose
Details
 0. Prerequisites
 1. Using a Certification Authority (CA)
 2. Creating/Managing Own Certificate Authority
 3. Server private key generation
 3. Generating the Server Certificate request
 4. Sign the Server Certificate
 5. Importing the Servers self signed certificate and CA certificate in Server Keystore
 6. Creation and configuring an OUD server instance with JKS keystore
 7. Adding the CA certificate to the OUD Truststore
 8. Verifying the LDAPS connection is successful
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