PKI Settings Tab

The Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) Settings tab enables you to configure PKI authentication for NetWitness Platform.

Workflow

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What do you want to do?

Role I want to ... Show me how
Admin Configure External Authentication Configure Active Directory
Admin Map user Roles to External Groups (Optional) Map User Roles to External Groups
Admin Import Server Certificate Import Server Certificate and Trusted CA Certificate
Admin Enable PKI Authentication Enable PKI Authentication

Quick Look

To access this view, go to netwitness_adminicon_25x22.png (Admin) > Security and click the PKI Settings tab.

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The PKI Settings tab includes the following sections.

1 Server Certificates
2 Trusted CAs
3 PKI Based Authentication Status

Server Certificates

The Server Certificates section enables you to import a server certificate with its private key to NetWitness Server. The following table lists the Server Certificates features and their description.

Feature Description
Appliance to Use The device to use the certificate
Subject DN The entity to which the certificate is issued.
Issuer DN The entity which issued the certificate.
Valid From The start date for the certificate validity.
Valid To The end date till when a certificate is valid.

Trusted CAs

The Trusted CAs section enables you to import a Certificate Authority (CA) certificate to NetWitness Platform. The following table lists the Trusted CAs features and their description.

Feature Description
Subject DN The entity to which the certificate is issued.
CA Indicates whether the certificate is Certificate Authority (CA).
Valid To The end date till when a certificate is valid.

PKI Based Authentication Status

The PKI Based Authentication Status section enables you to enable PKI authentication in NetWitness Platform. The following table list the PKI Based Authentication Status features and their description.

Feature Description
Enabled Select the option to enable PKI.
Disabled Select the option to disable PKI.
Apply PKI Configuration Enables PKI authentication for NetWitness Platform users.