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Status Functionality already exists
Workspace DataPower Gateway
Created by Guest
Created on Mar 28, 2023

Implementation of x509 version 3 certificate generation mechanisms on HSM.

Implementation of x509 version 3 certificate generation mechanisms on HSMs with support for version 3 extensions.

Idea priority High
  • Admin
    Ulas Cubuk
    May 12, 2023


    Thank you for raising this request.

    DataPower keygen tool can generate certificate and key pair while supporting SAN and other extensions. You can upload an OpenSSL config file describing all the required extensions, and pointing the onboard keygen tool to that config.

    Below is the keygen command to generate a key pair on an HSM-equipped appliance using the “config-file” option.

    keygen [{C | countryName} ISO-code] [{L | localityName} locality] [{ST | stateOrProvinceName} state] [{O | organizationName} organization] [{OU | organizationalUnitName} unit-name] {CN | commonName} server-name [key-type RSA] [rsa bit] [digest algorithm] [gen-object] [object-name name] [gen-sscert] [days number-days] [file-name name] [config-file name] [export-sscert] [password plaintext] [password-alias alias] [using-key name] hsm [hsm-name name]

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    The status is updated to "Functionality already exists". We are hoping that keygen with OpenSSL config file functionality would meet your requirement. If not, please clarify your use case and/or any issues you are facing so that we can review again.

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