Unisphere Certificate Error for VNX5300

This afternoon I received this pop up and error from the Unisphere instance that I use to manage my VNX:

By clicking Details, I could see that the certificate had expired this morning:

I figured this couldn’t be too hard to resolve, and it wasn’t. Here’s what I did:

  1. Log into the control station via SSH (I use the Putty client)
  2. Switch to the root user by issuing the su command and entering the root password
  3. Run the following command:  /nas/sbin/nas_ca_certificate -generate

Now when I relaunched Unisphere I was prompted to accept the certificate. By clicking Details, I could see that the certificate had been renewed:

I clicked Accept Always and was greeting with the following message:

I clicked OK, relaunched Unisphere and was able to log in with no issues. Problem solved.

 

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