Now we are going to submit the request to the CA for signing. We are doing this ourselves, so it seems like a lot of steps, but you can assign people tasks such as reviewing and approving requests. Go to your certificate servers web page, by default http://<hostname>/certserv
Select Request a Certificate->advanced certificate request->"Submit a certificate request by using a base-64-encoded CMC or PKCS #10 file, or submit a renewal request by using a base-64-encoded PKCS #7 file."
We are going to submit our request here. You can also create a certificate request by filling in the fields, but in most cases, you will generate the request on the device and submit that to the CA.
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