Deleting certificates for HCS

System Administrator Guide for VSP 5000 Series

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You can delete the certificates you registered in the procedure of the "Registering certificates for HCS" section. Once you delete a certificate, HCS external authentication cannot be performed.

  • You must have the Security Administrator (View & Modify) role to perform this task.
  • You must be an external authentication user whose external user group mapping is disabled, or a local authentication user.
  1. Close all Device Manager - Storage Navigator sessions on the SVP.
  2. On the Device Manager - Storage Navigator computer, open a web browser and enter the following URL to open the Tool Panel dialog box.
  3. In the Tool Panel dialog box, click Set or Delete Certificate File for HCS. The login dialog box opens.
    If SSL communication has been established, the Security Alert dialog box opens before the login dialog box. In the Security Alert dialog box, click OK.
  4. In the login dialog box, enter the administrator user ID and password, and click Login. The Set or Delete Certificate File for HCS dialog box opens.
  5. In the dialog box, click Delete. A confirmation dialog box opens.
  6. Click OK to delete the certificate. Deletion of the certificate starts.
  7. When the certificate has been deleted, a completion dialog box opens.
  8. In the completion dialog box click OK. The display returns to the login dialog box.
    Note: If an error occurs during deletion of the certificate for HCS, an error message displays. Resolve the problem and then run the procedure again, starting with logging in, to Set or Delete Certificate for HCS.
    Note: If the Security Alert dialog box for the certificate opens at other times, click View Certificate to confirm that the certificate is correct and then click Yes.