How do I replace a default CA Embedded Entitlements Manager (EEM) certificate with my own p12 certificate?

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Article ID: 18977

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Issue/Introduction

Description:

This document outlines the step by step instructions to replace the default CA Embedded Entitlements Manager (EEM ) certificate with your own p12 certificate issued by a certified vendor such as VeriSign.

Solution:

In order to replace the default CA Embedded Entitlements Manager (EEM ) certificate with your own p12 certificate, follow the steps below:

  1. Copy your p12 certificate to iTechnology folder. (e.g. \Program Files\CA\SharedComponents\iTechnology)

  2. Stop the CA iTechnology iGateway service.

  3. Edit \Program Files\CA\SharedComponents\iTechnology\igateway.conf and update the <Connector name="defaultport"> section

    -Set certType to p12

    -Set certURI to your .12 certificate filename, e.g eem.p12.

  4. Run ConfigTool command to set the certPW tag to the munged password as per below.

    e.g.

    C:\Program Files (x86)\CA\SC\iTechnology>ConfigTool -munge -version 4.6.0.0 -comp igateway

    -tag "TransportReceiver=HTTP;Connector=defaultport;certPW;" -passwd password

  5. Save the file.

  6. Start the CA iTechnology iGateway service

Environment

Release: SWAMFC059000-12.7-Software Asset Manager-Flow Control
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