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Virtual Private Cloud:CreateSslVpnClientCert

Last Updated:Dec 02, 2023

Creates an SSL client certificate.


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Authorization information

The following table shows the authorization information corresponding to the API. The authorization information can be used in the Action policy element to grant a RAM user or RAM role the permissions to call this API operation. Description:

  • Operation: the value that you can use in the Action element to specify the operation on a resource.
  • Access level: the access level of each operation. The levels are read, write, and list.
  • Resource type: the type of the resource on which you can authorize the RAM user or the RAM role to perform the operation. Take note of the following items:
    • The required resource types are displayed in bold characters.
    • If the permissions cannot be granted at the resource level, All Resources is used in the Resource type column of the operation.
  • Condition Key: the condition key that is defined by the cloud service.
  • Associated operation: other operations that the RAM user or the RAM role must have permissions to perform to complete the operation. To complete the operation, the RAM user or the RAM role must have the permissions to perform the associated operations.
OperationAccess levelResource typeCondition keyAssociated operation
  • SslVpnClientCert
  • SslVpnServer

Request parameters


The client token that is used to ensure the idempotence of the request.

You can use the client to generate the value, but you must make sure that it is unique among different requests. The token can contain only ASCII characters and cannot exceed 64 characters in length.

Note If you do not set this parameter, ClientToken is set to the value of RequestId. The value of RequestId may be different for each API request.

The ID of the region where the VPN gateway is created.

You can call the DescribeRegions operation to query the most recent region list.


The ID of the SSL server.


The name of the SSL client certificate.

The name must be 1 to 100 characters in length, and cannot start with http:// or https://.


Response parameters


The ID of the request.


The name of the SSL client certificate.


The ID of the SSL client certificate.



Sample success responses


  "RequestId": "079874CD-AEC1-43E6-AC03-ADD96B6E4907",
  "Name": "SslVpnClientCert",
  "SslVpnClientCertId": "vsc-m5euof6s5jy8vs5kd****"

Error codes

HTTP status codeError codeError messageDescription
400Resource.QuotaFullThe quota of resource is fullThe resource quota is exhausted.
400VpnGateway.ConfiguringThe specified service is configuring.The service is being configured. Try again later.
400VpnGateway.FinancialLockedThe specified service is financial locked.The service is suspended due to overdue payments. Top up your account first.
400InvalidNameThe name is not validThe name format is invalid.
400SslVpnClientCreateTimes.ReachLimitsThe number of client cert creation operations reaches the upper limit.-
403Forbbiden.SubUserUser not authorized to operate on the specified resource as your account is created by another user.You are unauthorized to perform this operation on the specified resource. Acquire the required permissions and try again.
403ForbiddenUser not authorized to operate on the specified resource.You do not have the permissions to manage the specified resource. Apply for the permissions and try again.
404InvalidSslVpnServerId.NotFoundThe specified SSL VPN server id does not exist.-
404InvalidRegionId.NotFoundThe specified region is not found during access authentication.The specified area is not found during authentication.

For a list of error codes, visit the Service error codes.