Centos 6.5 – 389 Directory Server and SSL

The LDAP protocol does not use encryption by default. As a result all the information LDAP generates on the wire can be easily read if captured by a sniffer. However, you can use SSL in order to encrypt that data. In this example I am using a server by it self as my Certificate Authority (CA) in order to generate a certificate. Below are the steps in order to generate a certificate and install it on the 389 Directory Server. Continue reading

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