Certificate Creation

Some of the important openssl commands to create certificates

Configuration Issues

Environment Variables for Windows Openssl

set OpenSSL_HOME=C:\OpenSSL-Win64
set OPENSSL_CONF=C:\OpenSSL-Win64\bin\openssl.cfg

Certificate Creation

Create self-sign certificates short method

openssl req -x509 -nodes -newkey rsa:4096 -keyout key.pem -out cert.pem -days 365

Create self-sign certificates long method

openssl genrsa -out helloeb.com.key 4096
openssl req -new -sha256 -key helloeb.com.key -out helloeb.com.csr
openssl x509 -req -nodes -days 365 -in helloeb.com.csr -CAkey helloeb.com.key -out sha1.crt -sha256