I generate Key & csr files from my splunk machine
then got the signed certificate from .pem & root , sub certificates , i put them in on single file in order
... (certificate for your server)...
... (the intermediate certificate)...
... (the root certificate for the CA)...
also configured web.conf to be like below
enableSplunkWebSSL = true
privKeyPath = C:\Program Files\Splunk\etc\auth\mycerts\mySplunkWebPrivateKey.key
serverCert = C:\Program Files\Splunk\etc\auth\mycerts\mySplunkWebCert.pem
but after trying to restart splunk service
am waiting much time in starting web server process more than 10 min and i have to revert back my configuration to can access splunk GUI again
anyone can help ?
Can you confirm that you have put all the certificates in your .pem file?
Also can you check what error are you getting in Splunkd.log when you start your Splunk with this configurations?
Are you having the intermediate certificate?!?!
Troubleshoot your Splunk Web authentication
If you are unable to verify your certificate configuration, you can use the web_service.log in $SPLUNK_HOME/var/log/splunk to view and troubleshoot any errors that occur upon restart.
Look for SSL configuration warnings. For example, if you provide an incorrect path to the server certificate declared in serverCert, Splunk Web fails to start and the following error appears:
2010-12-21 16:25:02,804 ERROR [4d11455df3182e6710] root:442 - [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/opt/splunk/share/splunk/mycerts/mySplunkWebCertificate.pem'
Note: If the private key is provided in privKeyPath is password protected, no error is provided but your browser won't load Splunk Web.