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January 14, 2015 at 1:23 am

Hi All,

Is there any specific module available to configure a central certificate store in a windows 2012 server using DSC?
Can I use WindowsFeature resource to do this? After configuring the CCS , how should I proceed to add wildcard certificates for applications using DSC?


January 14, 2015 at 7:38 am

No, not yet. Not in terms of configuring it or adding certificates.

January 14, 2015 at 8:30 am

Well, you should be able to use the WindowsFeature resource to install it (the feature name is 'Web-CertProvider'). Configuring it probably needs a new resource, which would wrap around the WebAdministration module's *-WebCentralCertProvider* cmdlets. The certificates themselves are just PFX files on a shared drive, so you could potentially manage some of that with the built-in File resource.