How do I add a certificate to IIS 6.0 after deleteing the request
Posted on 2003-12-04
Here is my issue,
We have a hosted server running IIS 6.0. Win2003. Our customer wants us to use a cert from their CA. It will take them three days to process the request. They need to use the server immediately and want me to install a temporary cert for the three days.
However after I generate the request for a new certificate, the IIS server stays in a state where it is waiting for the request to be processed. The only options available are to delete the pending request or complete the pending request.
I need to be able to add a temporary cert for a number of days while the customer are processing their cert. I then need to to remove the temporary cert and add the customers cert.
It doesn't seem like this is possible. Is there a tool other than the IIS security tool that would enable me to do this?
If I delete the pending request I will be unable to install the cert when the customer sends it to me.