Sun Java System Messaging Server 6.3 Administration Guide Obtaining and Managing Certificates

Whether you use SSL for encryption or for authentication, you need to obtain a server certificate for your Messaging Server. The certificate identifies your server to clients and to other servers. The primary mechanism for obtaining and managing certificates is using the msgcert. However, if the Administration Server is installed, you can also use the Administration Console.

The rest of this section describes how to use msgcert.