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System Administration Guide: Security Services     Oracle Solaris 11 Express 11/10
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Part I Security Overview

1.  Security Services (Overview)

Part II System, File, and Device Security

2.  Managing Machine Security (Overview)

3.  Controlling Access to Systems (Tasks)

4.  Virus Scanning Service (Tasks)

5.  Controlling Access to Devices (Tasks)

6.  Using the Basic Audit Reporting Tool (Tasks)

7.  Controlling Access to Files (Tasks)

Part III Roles, Rights Profiles, and Privileges

8.  Using Roles and Privileges (Overview)

9.  Using Role-Based Access Control (Tasks)

10.  Role-Based Access Control (Reference)

11.  Privileges (Tasks)

12.  Privileges (Reference)

Part IV Oracle Solaris Cryptographic Services

13.  Oracle Solaris Cryptographic Framework (Overview)

14.  Oracle Solaris Cryptographic Framework (Tasks)

15.  Oracle Solaris Key Management Framework

Managing Public Key Technologies

Key Management Framework Utilities

KMF Policy Management

KMF Plugin Management

KMF Keystore Management

Using the Key Management Framework (Task Map)

Using the Key Management Framework (Tasks)

How to Create a Certificate by Using the pktool gencert Command

How to Import a Certificate Into Your Keystore

How to Export a Certificate and Private Key in PKCS #12 Format

How to Generate a Passphrase by Using the pktool setpin Command

How to Generate a Key Pair by Using the pktool genkeypair Command

How to Sign a Certificate Request by Using the pktool signcsr Command

How to Manage Third-Party Plugins in KMF

Part V Authentication Services and Secure Communication

16.  Using Authentication Services (Tasks)

17.  Using PAM

18.  Using SASL

19.  Using Solaris Secure Shell (Tasks)

20.  Solaris Secure Shell (Reference)

Part VI Kerberos Service

21.  Introduction to the Kerberos Service

22.  Planning for the Kerberos Service

23.  Configuring the Kerberos Service (Tasks)

24.  Kerberos Error Messages and Troubleshooting

25.  Administering Kerberos Principals and Policies (Tasks)

26.  Using Kerberos Applications (Tasks)

27.  The Kerberos Service (Reference)

Part VII Oracle Solaris Auditing

28.  Oracle Solaris Auditing (Overview)

29.  Planning for Oracle Solaris Auditing

30.  Managing Oracle Solaris Auditing (Tasks)

31.  Oracle Solaris Auditing (Reference)



Using the Key Management Framework (Task Map)

The Key Management Framework (KMF) enables you to centrally manage public key technologies.

For Instructions
Create a certificate.
Creates a certificate for use by PKCS #11, NSS, or SSL.
Export a certificate.
Creates a file with the certificate and its supporting keys. The file can be protected with a password.
Import a certificate.
Imports a certificate from another system.
Imports a certificate in PKCS #12 format from another system.
Generate a passphrase.
Generates a passphrase for access to a PKCS #11 keystore or an NSS keystore.
Generate a symmetric key.
Generates symmetric keys for use in encrypting files, creating a MAC of a file, and for applications.
Generate a key pair.
Generates a public/private key pair for use with applications.
Generate a PKCS #10 CSR.
Generates a PKCS #10 certificate signing request (CSR) for an external certificate authority (CA) to sign.
pktool(1) man page
Sign a PKCS #10 CSR.
Signs a PKCS #10 CSR.
Add a plugin to KMF.
Installs, modifies, and lists a plugin. Also, removes the plugin from the KMF.