Enabling encryption for Sametime Services, and between Sametime and web browsersAdded by IBM on November 23, 2011 | Version 1 (Original)
|Configure SSL encryption for IBM® Sametime Services and enable HTTPS for Web browsers.
Configure SSL encryption for IBM
® Sametime Services and enable HTTPS for Web browsers.
About this task
Enabling SSL encryption with the HTTPS (browser-based) protocol involves the following tasks:
Parent topic: Configuring Sametime Community Server to use SSL encryption
1. Preparing Lotus Domino to use SSL
Sametime resides on an IBM Lotus
® server, you must enable the Lotus Domino
server's HTTP component to support Secure Socket Layer (SSL) before you can configure the Sametime server to encrypt communications.
2. Preparing Sametime to use SSL
Set up SSL encryption on the IBM
Sametime server by importing the SSL certificate used by IBM Lotus Domino
and configuring the Sametime server to use it.
3. Tunneling through the firewall when SSL is enabled
Configure an IBM
Sametime server to allow clients to tunnel through a firewall when SSL is enabled.