IIS FAQ

  • In some cases administrators may generate a new CSR, but install an 'old' certificate while waiting for the new certificate to arrive. An unfortunate consequence of this action is that...

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  • With this manual a pending certificate request can be back-upped to a file, together with the private key. In addition this manual describes how the backup can be restored. Open Local...

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  • We strongly advise you to always make a backup of the Private Key and the certificate. That way the certificate can be restored in case of technical problems. Open the Local...

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  • Follow these steps to set-up the IIS Web server for HTTP Strict Transport Security (HSTS).  Configure headers per website Open the Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager via Start → Administrative...

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  • Using the file validation it is required to place a file on a specific folder location on the web server. The location needs to be an hidden directory, usually this...

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  • SSL version 2 hasn't been used as default protocol for years now, but is often found activated to support legacy-products. However, it can also be a considerable security risk. Many...

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  • This manual applies to IIS 7 and above. For IIS to redirect, it is necessary to install a specific extension. After installation it is possible to redirect a URL via the...

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