CSR Generation Steps Citrix Netscaler

In this article, we will provide an in-depth explanation on the process of creating a certificate signing request on Citrix NetScaler VPX.

  1. Log in to the NetScaler management console.
  2. Navigate to Traffic Management > SSL > Certificates and click on the "Create CSR" button.

  3. Fill in the required information, including the fully-qualified domain name (FQDN) of the server.
  4. Select the key size and encryption algorithm to use.
  5. Click the "Create" button to generate the CSR.
  6. Download the CSR and private key to your local machine.
  7. Submit the CSR to the certificate authority (CA) of your choice.
  8. After you receive the certificate from the CA, log in to the NetScaler management console and navigate to Traffic Management > SSL > Certificates.
  9. Click on the "Import" button and upload the certificate and private key files.
  10. Bind the new certificate to the appropriate virtual server or service by navigating to Traffic Management > SSL > SSL Certkey bindings.
  11. Save the configuration changes and restart the NetScaler for the changes to take effect.
Please note that these are general steps and may vary depending on your specific setup and configuration. Also make sure that you have the proper rights to perform such actions on your netscaler.