Having created the required certificate templates, the next step is to determine how to get the certificates to the desired computers, users, or network devices.
A certificate request involves actions performed at the computer where the certificate request is generated and at the certification authority (CA) that issues the certificate to the requestor.
When a certificate request is initiated, the process shown in Figure 15-1 takes place.
Figure 15-1. The certificate enrollment process
When the user generates a request for a certificate, the client computer asks the cryptographic service provider (CSP) designated by ...