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OpenSSL for Self-Signed Certificate Authority

This note provides how to setup self-signed certificate authority with OpenSSL. Generate CA Certificate openssl genrsa -des3 -out cloudtalents-ca.key 2048 openssl req -new -x509 -days 3650 -key cloudtalents-ca.key -out cloudtalents-ca.crt Sign Server Certificate with CA certificate that generated earlier Server key openssl genrsa -out cloudtalents-server.key 2048 Certificate request openssl req -new -out cloudtalents-server.csr -key cloudtalents-server.key Sign openssl x509 -req -in cloudtalents-server.csr -days 1825 -sha1 -CAcreateserial -CA cloudtalents-ca.crt -CAkey cloudtalents-ca.key -out cloudtalents-server.crt