Convert p12 to pem
In this article will show you the commands you need to convert your .PFX Certificate file to a seperate certificate and keyfile. This article can come in handy when you need to import your certificates on devices like Cisco routers/loadbalancers etc. where you probably need to import the certificates and keyfiles in plain text (unencrypted).
Convert PFX to PEM. openssl> pkcs12 -in certificate.pfx -out certificate.cer -nodes. Note:- PEM is also a CER file so you can just change its extension in PC. Now we have a PEM file which have Server Certificate and your private key so we do not need to add private key. Note:- If you do not have private key then you can add it in last step.
Convert a Certificate File to PKCS#12 Format If you obtained a certificate and its private key in PEM or another format, you must convert it to PKCS#12 (PFX) format before you can import the certificate into a Windows certificate store on a View server. Applicable to: Specific vendors and versions of server software or browser software may prefer the DER encoded format over Base64 (PEM) Entrust Datacard Cloud Services issues Base64 encoded (PEM) server certificates. Normally, you can use OpenSSL or Internet Explorer on a Windows system. OpenSSL conversion steps: Feb 22, 2019 · openssl pkcs12 -in ~/Desktop/client_ssl.pfx -out client_ssl.pem -clcerts Additional instructions on pfx to pem conversion You can find additional instructions on using OpenSSL to convert .pfx to .pem in this post on Stack Overflow.
From PEM (pem, cer, crt) to PKCS#12 (p12, pfx) This is the console command that we can use to convert a PEM certificate file (.pem, .cer or .crt extensions), together with its private key (.key extension), in a single PKCS#12 file (.p12 and .pfx extensions):
Convert a private from traditional to PKCS#5 v2.0 format using triple DES: openssl pkcs8 -in key.pem -topk8 -v2 des3 -out enckey.pem Convert a private key to PKCS#8 using a PKCS#5 1.5 compatible algorithm (DES): openssl pkcs8 -in key.pem -topk8 -out enckey.pem Convert a private key to PKCS#8 using a PKCS#12 compatible algorithm (3DES):