Chapter 16. Working with the Certificate Store

After completing this chapter, you will be able to:

  • Locate specific certificates in the certificate store.

  • List certificate stores.

  • List certificates.

  • Locate expired certificates.

  • Import certificates.

  • Delete certificates.


On the Companion Disc All the scripts used in this chapter are located on the CD that accompanies this book in the \scripts\chapter16 folder.

Locating Certificates in the Certificate Store

A number of certificate stores reside on any Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008 computer. As certificates become more important, the ability to manage them becomes critical. One common problem with certificates is they aren't easily discovered. If you use the Certificate Manager Utility, as shown ...

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