Solved

How to setup HPPS

Posted on 2013-06-28
16
215 Views
Last Modified: 2013-08-06
Dear Experts,

I wish to setup HPPS on my microsoft 2003 internet server.

Any clear advice would be Appreciated?

Regards 1752
0
Comment
Question by:1752
  • 9
  • 7
16 Comments
 
LVL 4

Expert Comment

by:ScorchD
ID: 39285179
It may depend on the site itself that you are trying to make work but in simple terms just setup a binding from within IIS for that site and assign the certificate you would like to use.
0
 

Author Comment

by:1752
ID: 39285213
And how do you do that?
0
 
LVL 4

Expert Comment

by:ScorchD
ID: 39285292
Do you have IIS already installed and functioning as a web server?
0
NFR key for Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365

Veeam is happy to provide a free NFR license (for 1 year, up to 10 users). This license allows for the non‑production use of Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 in your home lab without any feature limitations.

 
LVL 4

Expert Comment

by:ScorchD
ID: 39285295
in otherwords if you go to http://localhost on the server do you see an IIS page
0
 

Author Comment

by:1752
ID: 39285359
Yes
0
 
LVL 4

Expert Comment

by:ScorchD
ID: 39285385
Open IIS manager then on the left hand side you should see your organizational structure and sites that you currently have, click on the site you want to work with and then on the right hand side you should see "bindings".
If this is your only site you can simply add a binding like https, port 443 and pick your certificate.
You should then see a browse web site option when you close the binding window which should allow you to browser to the site.
0
 

Author Comment

by:1752
ID: 39285391
Are the certtificates free?
0
 
LVL 4

Expert Comment

by:ScorchD
ID: 39285421
You may have one self signed on the server if not you can generate one, if you want to have it validated so to loose the security warnings then you will need to purchase a certificate. If you are planning on running a public facing website you will definitely want to do this, if it is just for internal use or using webmail then you can probably live with the warnings.
0
 

Author Comment

by:1752
ID: 39285438
I'm planning on running a public facing website.

How do I purchase one?
0
 
LVL 4

Expert Comment

by:ScorchD
ID: 39285447
Just find a seller, godaddy are fairly cheap.
0
 
LVL 4

Expert Comment

by:ScorchD
ID: 39285457
0
 

Author Comment

by:1752
ID: 39285484
OK will check.
0
 

Author Comment

by:1752
ID: 39333132
I get paid on the 23 july and will then implement HPPS so until then please bare with me.

Regards
1752
0
 

Author Comment

by:1752
ID: 39352408
Today I bought a SSL certificate via Godaddy.

It has been generated and download onto my server.

Following your instructions I can't find the  "Bindings"

I'm using IIS 5.2

MS 2003 web server.
0
 

Accepted Solution

by:
1752 earned 0 total points
ID: 39373827
i went with digicert in the end they are very good and my system is secure.  GD took 4 days digicert the same day
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:1752
ID: 39385150
Really if you have never done this excellent customer care is required this digcert provided.
0

Featured Post

PRTG Network Monitor: Intuitive Network Monitoring

Network Monitoring is essential to ensure that computer systems and network devices are running. Use PRTG to monitor LANs, servers, websites, applications and devices, bandwidth, virtual environments, remote systems, IoT, and many more. PRTG is easy to set up & use.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
Exchange 2013 where are images stored? 2 53
Registering DLL 5 58
Mac users not seeing updated files on web site 3 39
Running powershell scripts from ASP.NET 6 31
A phishing scam that claims a recipient’s credit card details have been “suspended” is the latest trend in spoof emails.
Preparing an email is something we should all take special care with – especially when the email is for somebody you may not know very well. The pressures of everyday working life stacked with a hectic office environment can make this a real challen…
Microsoft Active Directory, the widely used IT infrastructure, is known for its high risk of credential theft. The best way to test your Active Directory’s vulnerabilities to pass-the-ticket, pass-the-hash, privilege escalation, and malware attacks …
In a recent question (https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/29004105/Run-AutoHotkey-script-directly-from-Notepad.html) here at Experts Exchange, a member asked how to run an AutoHotkey script (.AHK) directly from Notepad++ (aka NPP). This video…

821 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question