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Airwave SSL certificate

Hey everyone. Aruba newbie here.


I have seen diffrent methods on how to install a signed certificate for the Aruba Airwave UI. But they all seem a bit much. 


I have a certificate and want the green mark in the browser windows (-:, 


Just upgraded to the latest version 8.2.6, and in CLI i see option 9 security--> and -->3  Add SSL Certificate, but the only option after this is "c" cancel.


Anyone know the simplest method to achieve this ?




Re: Airwave SSL certificate


Follow below artilce to install certificate in 8.2.4 and above version.



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Re: Airwave SSL certificate

If you're just installing a SSL cert, then you can use the above path.  In 8.2.6, we added a new path.


1 Reset Web admin Password
2 Change OS User Password
3 Add SSL Certificate
4 Add DTLS Certificates
5 Enable FIPS (requires reboot)
6 Show EngineID
7 Module Key
8 Apply STIGs
9 Set MaxAuthTries value for sshd
10 Make OCSP Optional
11 Generate Certificate Signing Request
12 Install Signed Certificate



Using option 11 under the security menu, you can generate a CSR, then submit that CSR to the signing authority.  When you get the resulting cert, you'll upload it using the upload option off the main menu.  Then install the cert using option 12 under the security menu - NOTE: The file must be in PEM format with the filename extension ".crt"

Rob Gin
Senior QA Engineer - Network Services
Aruba Networks, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company
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Re: Airwave SSL certificate

Is it possible to specify a SAN when generating the CSR in the new CLI?




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