CA to Cisco VPN?

Posted on 2004-10-08
Last Modified: 2010-04-12
I use the Cisco IPSec VPN and wonder if there are any existing freeware CA solution that can take care of the certificate handling. We have previously used Keon, but it's expensive.
Question by:mdoland
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The solution is to use the certificate server (free) that is provided with Microsoft Windows 2000/2003.  This is supported by all of their VPN products (router, PIX and concentrator).

Author Comment

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Are you sure it supports all things that are necessary for the certificate issuing, like enrollment protocolls and so on?

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netspec01 earned 125 total points
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Yes.  It supports the Simple Certificate Enrollment Protocol (SCEP) Add-on for Certificate Services.  It looks like you have to download this add-on however at

Author Comment

ID: 12258811
Thanks alot!!
Knows about SEP pretty well since I have implemented it once, but my knowledge about MS sucks.


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