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    Configure Apache With Self-Signed TLS/SSL Certificate on Ubuntu 16.04

    Step 1: Generating the certificate To create a private key, run the commands below cd /etc/ssl/private openssl genrsa -aes128 -out server.key 2048When creating a private key, you will be prompted to create and confirm and password or passphrase. However, it’s best to create a key without a passphrase. To remove the passphrase from the key you just created, run the commands below. openssl rsa -in server.key -out server.key Step 2: Create A Certificate Signing Request After creating the private key, run the commands below to create a certificate signing request using the server private key. Certificate signing request or CSR is used to provide some details of the entity and…