Access Gateway uses certificates in a number of ways. However, the primary use is to provide a trust relationship between a browser and Access Gateway on behalf of a protected web resource, such as a back-end application.
The following pages describe how to use Access Gatewayto manage certificates and associate certificates with back-end applications.
Access Gateway uses two interfaces to upload and associate certificates:
- The Access Gateway Management console to upload certificates.
- The Access Gateway Admin UI console to associate certificates with a back-end protected web resources.
See Certificate management tasks for details of obtaining, uploading and associating certificates with back end protected web resources.