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HOW TO Install a Signed Subject Certificate in ERS 4800 BOSS

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TitleHOW TO Install a Signed Subject Certificate in ERS 4800 BOSS
Objective
  • Install a signed Subject certificate.
  • Enable Secure HTTPS Web Server
Environment
  • ERS 4800
  • BOSS
  • Software Release 5.11 or later
Procedure
NOTE: The Subject certificate must be signed using either SHA1 or SHA2-256. All other algorithms are unsupported.
NOTE: The Subject certificate and key must be in PEM format. The key must be unencrypted.
NOTE: The Subject certificate and private key may be in separate files or the same file.
  1. Upload the Subject certificate private key using the following command:
certificate key mykey import sftp address <sftp_ip_address> username <sftp_user> filename <subjectCAkey.pem>
  1. Upload the Subject certificate using the following command:
certificate ca myca import sftp address <sftp_ip_address> username <sftp_user> filename <subjectCAfilename.pem>
  1. Associate the certificate and key and enable its use for the ssl-server (web server):
certificate ca myca key-name mykey use-for ssl-server
  1. Enable the Web Server:
ssl


 
Additional notes
Alternatively use the following script:
enable
config terminal
sshc authentication password
certificate key mykey import sftp address <sftp_ip_address> username <sftp_user> filename <your_key_filename.pem>
<sftp_user_password>
certificate ca myca import sftp address <sftp_ip_address> username <sftp_user> filename <your_certificate_filename.pem>
<sftp_user_password>
certificate ca myca key-name mykey use-for ssl-server
ssl
An example:
enable
config terminal
sshc authentication password
certificate key mykey import sftp address 5.5.5.5 username admin filename ers4800key.pem
admin
certificate ca myca import sftp address 5.5.5.5 username admin filename ers4800cert.pem
admin
certificate ca myca key-name mykey use-for ssl-server
ssl


 

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