Re: Certificate Templates - Duplicating template - Issue does not work
From: Brian Komar (bkomar_at_nospam.identit.ca)
Date: Tue, 21 Sep 2004 09:46:56 -0500
In article <eBRbpf#nEHA.2340@TK2MSFTNGP11.phx.gbl>,
> Thank you for your help and the links........
> Yes, I see your correct....now I see an article that confirms it.
> Rather than upgrade the OS for this service, can I create and import a V1
> certficate somehow?
> I only need to make one variation of the web server cert.
> This all started becasue 2003 CA version grays out the Export Key option in
> the Web Server template and changed the CSP default. This was not grayed
> out in W2K.
> "Miha Pihler" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> >I don't know where you read that, but to issue certificates based on v.2
> > templates you will have to run your CA server on Enterprise Edition. What
> > you should be able to do is upgrade your Windows 2003 Standard Edition to
> > Enterprise Edition if you need to modify your certificate templates.
> > Implementing and Administering Certificate Templates in Windows Server
> > 2003
> > http://www.microsoft.com/technet/prodtechnol/windowsserver2003/technologies/security/ws03crtm.mspx
> > Best Practices for Implementing a Microsoft Windows Server2003 Public Key
> > Infrastructure
> > http://www.microsoft.com/technet/prodtechnol/windowsserver2003/technologies/security/ws3pkibp.mspx
> > PKI Enhancements in Windows XP Professional and Windows Server 2003
> > http://www.microsoft.com/technet/prodtechnol/winxppro/plan/pkienh.mspx
> > Windows Server 2003 PKI Operations Guide
> > http://www.microsoft.com/technet/prodtechnol/windowsserver2003/technologies/security/ws03pkog.mspx
> > Managing a Windows Server 2003 Public Key Infrastructure
> > http://www.microsoft.com/technet/prodtechnol/windowsserver2003/technologies/security/mngpki.mspx
> > Advanced Certificate Enrollment and Management
> > http://www.microsoft.com/technet/prodtechnol/windowsserver2003/technologies/security/advcert.mspx
> > Mike
> > "klose" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> > news:eepE2M%23nEHA.2808@TK2MSFTNGP10.phx.gbl...
> >> Its a Windows 2003 Std Svr, Enterprise CA was installed.
> >> I read somewhere that Ent Svr was not required, .............
No, the modification of a template requires a version 2
certificate template. And, as stated, only Enterprise
Edition CAs, configured as enterprise CAs, can issue
version 2 templates.