Browsing articles from "January, 2013"
Jan
5
2013

Configure Automatic Key Archiving in Certificate services| key recovery agent

CA is used for issuing the certificates base on certificate templates. Certificate template defines what is in a certificate, what type of encryption is used, what is key length, what type of technology (MD5, SHA etc) is used. When you are using certificate services then it is important to configure the key recovery agent so […]

Jan
5
2013

Installing Active Directory Certificate services Role

I am using a simple environment for installing active directory Certificate authority role on windows server 2008 R2, this server has not other role installed on it and member of active directory w7cloud.com, also have the OS windows server 2008 enterprise edition.  You start the installation of AD certificate services by opening the server manager […]

Jan
5
2013

Active Directory Certificate Services | PKI Hierarchy

What is certificate? Normally we use certificate for security but remember that this will not provide a guarantee, because these are many other factor in security chain. Certificate usage why we need certificates?  1. One of thing that you need certificates is for signatures, for example you are writing code for your software you can […]

Jan
5
2013

DNS Zone Types | Forward, Reverse Lookup, Conditional Forwarders

These are three types of zones in active directory 2008, which are forward lookup zones, reverse lookup zone and conditional forwarders. Forward Lookup Zones:   The most common zone of DNS is forward lookup zone.  In windows server 2008 you can divide your zone into three regions that are primary, secondary and stub. Primary Zone: […]