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Using Cristie Protect in Encrypted Mode

Follow the steps below to use Cristie Protect in Encrypted Mode (i.e https).

Enabling SSH

1. Login in to the vSphere console. You should see a screen similar to:

2. Login using the username/password given above

3. You will now be forced to change the password

4. You can now login using this password using SSH

Changing the certificates:

1. Login to the server using WinSCP with the username ‘root’ and the password from the previous step

2. Copy the files as follows:
a. The certificate file to: /etc/pki/tls/certs/localhost.crt
b. The key file to: /etc/pki/tls/private//localhost.key
c. The intermediate bundle to: /etc/pki/tls/certs/ca-bundle.crt

The certificates must be in pem form. Instructions to convert to this form should be available from your certificate provider.