This topic provides an overview of operations on Alibaba Cloud SSL Certificates Service and the main modules of its console.
You can manage and perform operations on certificates in the Alibaba Cloud SSL Certificates console as follows:
- Purchase guide
- View the period of validity and status of a certificate.
- Manage certificates:
- Upload certificates to the console for unified management
- Apply for certificate issuance or revoke certificate application
- Deploy an issued certificate to an Alibaba Cloud product
- Download and install an issued certificate to other servers
- Delete or Revoke certificates
- New purchase upon expiration
Console layout modes
- Card view
- List view
Purchase SSL Certificates Service
View the status of a certificate
The certificate statuses are as follows:
- Not issued: The certificate has been paid and will be issued after application and review. The
certificate can be used only after it is issued.
- Paid: The certificate has been paid and is to be applied for.
- Application review: The certificate has been applied for and is to be verified.
- Issued: The certificate has been paid, applied for, and reviewed. You can deploy the certificate
to your Alibaba Cloud product or download or delete the certificate.
- Expired: The certificate has expired. You need to repurchase and apply for a new one to safeguard your website.
- Revoked: The issued certificate has been revoked from the certificate authority.
After the SSL certificates are reviewed, you can manage all your certificates in the SSL Certificates Service console. You can view the status and validity period of a certificate, upload other certificates to the console, delete a certificate, and revoke a certificate.
- Upload a certificate: You can upload your other certificates to the console and manage all the certificates in a unified manner.
- Submit or cancel certificate application: You can apply for a purchased certificate or cancel the application for a purchased
Note Certificate application cannot be canceled after the certificate is issued.
- Deploy a certificate to an Alibaba Cloud product: You can deploy an issued certificate to an Alibaba Cloud product.
- Download a certificate: You can download and install an issued certificate to your web server.
- Delete or revoke a certificate: You can delete or revoke a certificate that has been issued and are no longer in
Note Deleted certificates cannot be restored.