Instructions to create a Certification Authority
Africa Grid Template Certification Authority allows to configure and run a fully operating Certification Authority, capable to sign one-year valid X509 certificates for hosts, users. Robot certificates are also supported. The template also provide a basic configuration for the web server, and creation of CRL and RPM, which are needed for the correct deployment and operations of the CA, as well as the Registration Authorities setup.
This work has been done in the context of the eI4Africa project but the service can be installed at any countries in any other contintents wanting to create a Certification Authority.