The customer wants to configure his Symantec Management Platform to use SSL (HTTPS) instead of the default HTTP protocol.
ITMS 8.5, 8.6
The main reference for this article can be found in our online documentation:
The following article is provided as a visual reference of those settings/pages where you need to make the proper changes.
Most customers already have some of the HTTPS/SSL/Port 443 setup in place when it was initially installed. It is likely a few changes will need to be made to use port 443. The SMP Server is automatically configured to use HTTPS during the installation of the IT Management Suite, when you select the "Require HTTPS to access the Management Platform" on the Notification Server Configuration page, in Symantec Installation Manager.
You most likely have a certificate available. We create a self-signed certificate when you install the SMP Server, at least if you started with version 8.0 and later.
SIM should tell you if you already have some of what is needed in place:
When SSL was selected during initial installation:
When SSL was not selected during initial installation: