Chapter 5. Requesting, Enrolling, and Managing Certificates
5.1. About Enrolling and Renewing Certificates
- A certificate request (CSR) is generated.
- The certificate request is submitted to the CA.
- The request is verified by authenticating the entity which requested it and by confirming that the request meets the certificate profile rules which were used to submit it.
- The request is approved.
- The requesting party retrieves the new certificate.