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About the Device Certificates Page

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Manage the device certificates to authenticate Secure Socket Layer (SSL). SSL uses public-private key technology that requires a paired private key and an authentication certificate for providing the SSL service. SSL encrypts communication between your device and the Web browser with a session key negotiated by the SSL server certificate.

You can perform the following tasks:

Table 122 provides the details of the fields of the Device Certificates page.

Table 122: Fields on Device Certificates Page



Certificate ID

Displays the certificate ID.

Certificate ID is a unique value across the device. This will be used to create a key pair along with the algorithm to associate with the key.

Issuer Org

Displays the details of the authority that issued the certificate.


Displays whether the status of the certificate is valid, expired, and so on.

Expiration Date

Displays certificate expiration date.

Encryption Type

Displays whether the algorithm of the certificate is RSA, DSA, or ECDSA encryption.

Signature Status

Displays whether the status of the certificate is signed or in certificate signing request (CSR) stage.

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