You can install a signed SSL certificate for the VMware Identity Manager connector from the connector admin pages at https://connectorFQDN:8443/cfg/login.

See Using SSL Certificates for the Connector for the scenarios in which a signed SSL certificate is required.

Prerequisites

Generate a Certificate Signing Request (CSR) and obtain a signed SSL certificate. The certificate must be in the PEM format.

Procedure

  1. Log in to the connector admin pages at https://connectorFQDN:8443/cfg/login as the admin user.
  2. Click Install SSL Certificates.
  3. In the Server Certificate tab, for the SSL Certificate field select Custom Certificate.
  4. In the SSL Certificate Chain text box, paste the server, intermediate, and root certificates, in that order.

    You must include the entire certificate chain in the correct order. For each certificate, copy everything between and including the lines -----BEGIN CERTIFICATE----- and -----END CERTIFICATE-----.

  5. In the Private Key text box, paste the private key. Copy everything between ----BEGIN RSA PRIVATE KEY and ---END RSA PRIVATE KEY.
  6. Click Add.

Certificate Examples

Certificate Chain Example

-----BEGIN CERTIFICATE-----

jlQvt9WdR9Vpg3WQT5+C3HU17bUOwvhp/r0+

...

W53+O05j5xsxzDJfWr1lqBlFF/OkIYCPcyK1

-----END CERTIFICATE-----

-----BEGIN CERTIFICATE-----

WdR9Vpg3WQT5+C3HU17bUOwvhp/rjlQvt90+

...

O05j5xsxzDJfWr1lqBlFF/OkIYCPW53+cyK1

-----END CERTIFICATE-----

-----BEGIN CERTIFICATE-----

dR9Vpg3WQTjlQvt9W5+C3HU17bUOwvhp/r0+

...

5j5xsxzDJfWr1lqW53+O0BlFF/OkIYCPcyK1

-----END CERTIFICATE-----

Private Key Example

-----BEGIN RSA PRIVATE KEY-----

jlQvtg3WQT5+C3HU17bU9WdR9VpOwvhp/r0+

...

...

...

1lqBlFFW53+O05j5xsxzDJfWr/OkIYCPcyK1

-----END RSA PRIVATE KEY-----