How to create an SHA2 certificate using oracle wallet and ORAPKI ?

(Doc ID 1914184.1)

Last updated on APRIL 04, 2017

Applies to:

Advanced Networking Option - Version and later
Oracle Security Service - Version and later
Oracle XML Gateway - Version 12 to 12.1.3 [Release 12 to 12.1]
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This note explains the steps to create an SHA2 certificate using an Oracle wallet and ORAPKI utility. This method involves the use of an Oracle wallet with self signed certificate and is for TEST purposes alone. For production environments, always use a certificate that is signed by a valid third party Certificate Authority (CA). The certificate request for such certificates can be generated using Oracle wallet.


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