Browsing articles tagged with " certificate services"
Aug
12
2013

WLAN Security | The Best Practices

Wireless authentication process

Security in wireless network is a very essential and while designing a WLAN you have to focus and consider the following important aspects of security. 1EEE 802.11i/WPA2: In WLAN we have different security protocols for security. One of the famous protocol is WEP (Wired Equivalent Privacy) that emerge with 802.11b standard but it is faulty […]

Mar
13
2013

Recover the Archive Key in CA | Recover Loss certificates

I will show you how to recover the certificate using recovery agents. But make sure you have enabled certificate archiving otherwise you are not able to recover the certificates. You can learn more about Key Archiving in Certificate services. You can convert a certificate into an importable form using recovery agent and then you can import […]

Mar
13
2013

Auto Enrollment of User Certificate in Active Directory

In Auto enrollment certificates are distributed automatically by certificate authority and user even not being aware that certificate enrollment is taking place. Normally certificates issued to computers and services are done by auto enrollment. Here I will show you how you can auto enroll the user certificate using certificate authority in active directory. You need […]

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 […]