Archives / 2006 / August
  • Creating X509 Certificates for WSE or WCF

    What certificate to use or where to get one of these, is perhaps is one the most common question I read often in the MS newsgroups.
    Well, for starters, there are many kinds of X509 certificates around, each one for a different purpose. And to make the matters worse, each vendor offers similar certificates with different names.
    Verisign, RSA, Thawte and others usually offer certificates for the following purposes: