Encrypting the connection to the SharpX portal using a certificate from a certificate authority (Basic) - Security Center 5.11

Security Center Hardening Guide 5.11

Applies to
Security Center 5.11
Last updated
2022-10-12
Content type
Guides > Administrator guides
Language
English (United States)
Product
Security Center
Version
5.11

To connect the SharpX web portal using an HTTPS connection, you must obtain a certificate that is either self-signed or issued by a trusted certificate authority (CA) and install it on the SharpV camera.

Procedure

  1. Open the Sharp Portal and select the Configuration page.
  2. In the Security settings section, select Use HTTPS, then click on Show Settings.
  3. In the Security Settings dialog box, click on Create a certificate signing request.
  4. In the Create a certificate signing request dialog box, enter the required information and click OK.
  5. In the Security Settings dialog box, click Install certificate.
  6. Navigate to the signed certificate and click Open.
  7. When the installation is complete, click OK on the Installation Complete dialog box and OK on the Security Settings dialog box.
  8. On the Configuration page of the Sharp Portal, click Save to complete the installation.