Chapter 12. Active Directory Certificate Services

CA types

Certificate revocation lists

Certificate services role services

Certificate Templates

Certificate autoenrollment and renewal

CA management

Active Directory Certificate Services is the infrastructure service that most administrators don’t pay much attention to until they need to perform a task, such as to generate certificates for an internal application or to support a specific type of server deployment.

You can install Certificate Services on both Server Core and Server with a GUI system, with Server Core being the more secure option because of its reduced attack surface. Because Certificate Services is an important security role, you should consider deploying it on a computer separate ...

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