Peer authentication policies define how to authenticate requests over Transport Layer Security (TLS). This topic describes how to create, modify, and delete a peer authentication policy.

Create a peer authentication policy

  1. Log on to the ASM console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, choose Service Mesh > Mesh Management.
  3. On the Mesh Management page, find the ASM instance that you want to configure. Click the name of the ASM instance or click Manage in the Actions column of the ASM instance.
  4. On the details page of the ASM instance, choose Security > PeerAuthentication in the left-side navigation pane. On the PeerAuthentication page, click Create.
  5. In the Create panel, set the parameters.
    1. Select a namespace from the Namespaces drop-down list.
    2. In the code editor, enter code to configure a peer authentication policy.
    3. Click OK.
    On the PeerAuthentication page, you can view the created peer authentication policy.

Modify a peer authentication policy

  1. Log on to the ASM console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, choose Service Mesh > Mesh Management.
  3. On the Mesh Management page, find the ASM instance that you want to configure. Click the name of the ASM instance or click Manage in the Actions column of the ASM instance.
  4. On the details page of the ASM instance, choose Security > PeerAuthentication in the left-side navigation pane.
  5. On the PeerAuthentication page, find the peer authentication policy that you want to modify and click YAML in the Actions column.
  6. In the Edit panel, modify the peer authentication policy and click OK.

Delete a peer authentication policy

  1. Log on to the ASM console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, choose Service Mesh > Mesh Management.
  3. On the Mesh Management page, find the ASM instance that you want to configure. Click the name of the ASM instance or click Manage in the Actions column of the ASM instance.
  4. On the details page of the ASM instance, choose Security > PeerAuthentication in the left-side navigation pane.
  5. On the PeerAuthentication page, find the peer authentication policy that you want to delete and click Delete in the Actions column.
  6. In the Submit message, click OK.
    The peer authentication policy disappears from the PeerAuthentication page.