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About CMS Key Database Files

An LDAP server usually allows two kinds of authentication over SSL:

Siebel Analytics Server uses server authentication, and you must configure your LDAP server to allow client-side server authentication.

For server authentication, you generate a CMS key database file with the Certificate Authority (CA) certificate and mark it as trusted. The CA is also the CA that issued the LDAP server's certificate.

 Siebel Analytics Installation and Configuration Guide, Version 7.7, Rev. A 
 Published: 11 March 2004