CA-signed SSL certificates expire after a predefined lifespan. Knowing when a certificate expires lets you replace or renew the certificate before the expiration date.
- Log in to the vSphere Web Client as firstname.lastname@example.org or as another user with vCenter Single Sign-On administrator privileges.
Users with vCenter Single Sign-On administrator privileges are in the CAAdmins group.
- Browse to .
- Click the Certificates tab, and then the Identity Sources TrustStore subtab .
- Find the certificate and verify the expiration date in the Valid To text box.
You might see a warning at the top of the tab which indicates that a certificate is about to expire.
What to do next
Renew or replace SSL certificates that are getting close to their expiration date.