Cisco Virtual Network Management Center GUI Configuration Guide, Release 2.0
Configuring Trusted Points
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Configuring Trusted Points

Configuring Trusted Points

This section includes the following topics:

Trusted Points

When setting up LDAP over Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol for VNMC user authentication, you need to create a trusted point for each LDAP server. The certificate in the trusted point can be any one of the following:
  • The certificate of the certificate authority (CA) that issued the LDAP server certificate.
  • If the CAs are organized in a hierarchy, the certificate of any of the CAs in the hierarchy.
  • The certificate of the LDAP server.

Configuring Trusted Points

Creating a Trusted Point

Procedure
    Step 1   In the Navigation pane, click the Administration tab.
    Step 2   In the Navigation pane, click the Access Control subtab.
    Step 3   In the Navigation pane, click the Trusted Point node.
    Step 4   In the Work pane, click the Create Trusted Point.
    Step 5   In the Create Trusted Point dialog box, complete the following fields:
    Field Description

    Name

    Trusted point name.

    This name can be between 1 and 32 identifier characters. You can use alphanumeric characters including hyphen, underscore, dot, and colon. You cannot change this name after it is created.

    Certificate Chain

    Certificate information for this trusted point.

    This description can be between 1 and 256 identifier characters. You can use alphanumeric characters including hyphens, underscore, dot, and colon.

    Step 6   Click OK.

    Editing a Trusted Point

    Procedure
      Step 1   Choose Administration > Access Control > Trusted Point.
      Step 2   Choose the trusted point to edit, then click Edit.
      Step 3   In the Edit dialog box, modify the certificate chain as appropriate, then click OK.

      The Fingerprint field cannot be modified.


      Deleting a Trusted Point

      Procedure
        Step 1   Choose Administration > Access Control > Trusted Point.
        Step 2   Select the trusted point you want to delete, then click Delete.
        Step 3   When prompted, click Yes to confirm the deletion.