Creating a self-signed root CA certificate
First, you will create a self-signed root CA certificate to be used to sign the public-facing server certificate. To create a self-signed root CA certificate, perform the following steps:
- Log in to NetScaler Gateway.
The default username and password are
- Navigate to Traffic Management | SSL and select Create RSA Key, as shown in the following screenshot:
- Create the RSA key by entering the Key Filename and Key Size(bits) fields. Set Public Exponent Value as F4 and Key Format as PEM. Then, click on OK, as shown in the following screenshot:
- Under SSL Certificates, select Create ...