Configure Incoming SSL Connections

To configure a connector or Connector Framework Server to accept data sent to its ACI port over SSL, follow these steps.

To configure an incoming SSL Connection

  1. Stop the connector or CFS.
  2. Open the configuration file in a text editor.
  3. In the [Server] section set the SSLConfig parameter to specify the name of a section in the configuration file for the SSL settings. For example:
  4. Create a new section in the configuration file (the name must match the name you used in the SSLConfig parameter). Then, use the SSL configuration parameters to specify the details for the connection. You must set the following parameters:

    SSLMethod The SSL protocol to use.
    SSLCertificate The SSL certificate to use (in PEM format).
    SSLPrivateKey The private key for the SSL certificate (in PEM format).

    For example:

  5. Save and close the configuration file.
  6. Restart the connector or CFS.