I am trying to learn securing wcf service using ssl. I found this website and I am following the steps. http://robbincremers.me/2011/12/27/wcf-transport-security-and-client-certificate-authentication-with-self-signed-certificates/. But when came to creating certificate step I had an issue. Using below to create a certificate.
makecert –pe –n “CN=localhost” –sr localmachine –ss my –sky exchange
By default, the makecert utility creates certificates whose root authority is "Root Agency". For some reason, my Root Agency cert has become corrupted (invalid digital signature). How can I restore a valid Root Agency cert?
The site says when I create a certificate using above statement and double click on it I should see this
But I am seeing this:
So even If I add Root Agency to trusted root certificate authority it doesn't make any sense.
Other screenshot from my guide site:
And I have
How can I fix "This certificate has an invalid digital signature" issue?