SSL certificates are cryptographic keys in the form of a very small file. When installed on a website it enables a secure connection between a user’s web-browser and website server. It makes the information unreadable to everyone else and protects it from hackers and digital identity thieves.
SSL secures data transfers, logins, financial transactions and other sensitive information and is highly becoming a norm.
To purchase SSL Certificates from your E2E Networks ‘MyAccount’, follow these steps –
STEP 1 – Navigate to SSL
Log in E2E Networks ‘MyAccount’ and select SSL on the left window pane.
Select the type of certificate that you would like to purchase & click on ‘Buy Now’ button.
STEP 3 – Enter Contact Details
Please fill in admin contact details such as your name, email, phone etc. and click on next.
In the next window fill in your technical contact details.
Use the slider button to set your technical contact details same as that of admin contact.
STEP 4 – Certificate Details
Select File based or CName based authentication as per your requirements. This is where you will upload your file.
Certificate Signing Request
While generating a CSR the certificate authority will request you for information which will be installed such as an organization name, domain name, country etc.
A CSR will also include a private and public key pair. A public key will be embedded in the certificate whereas a private secret key is to make it work.
Once you have your CSR you can paste it in the Certificate Signing Request text area.
Web server Type
Select the type of web server or a platform for which you have generated a CSR such as Apache2, Cpanel, Plesk etc. or select others if your web server type isn’t in the list.
This window will display all the details before you confirm your order and make payment.
If you find your details to be correct then click on ‘ Proceed to Pay’ to make the payment.
After placing an order and making payment an Order ID will be generated and you will receive a confirmation once your certificate is available to use.
Note – The order might take some time to generate depending on the Certificate provider processing time.
Once your order is successfully processed you will be able to download your SSL certificate from ‘MyAccount’.
Download the available auth file and place the download in the mentioned path.
CName Based Certificate
Set the CName entries in your domain provider DNS records.
After you download the SSL certificate and unzip the folder you can easily deploy your SSL Certificate
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