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X509 Certificate


This chapter describes the prerequisites installation needed by plugins to run.

Centreon Plugin​

Install this plugin on each needed poller:

yum install centreon-plugin-Applications-Protocol-X509

Remote server​

The remote server must have an X509's certificate.

Centreon Configuration​

Create a host using the appropriate template​

Go to Configuration > Hosts and click Add. Then, fill the form as shown by the following table:

Host nameName of the host
AliasHost description
IPHost IP Address
Monitored fromMonitoring Poller to use
Host Multiple TemplatesApp-Protocol-X509-custom

Click on the Save button.

This service was automatically created for this host:

X509-ExpirationMonitor expiration date of a X509's certificate
Optionnal ServiceDescription
X509-SubjectMonitor an element of the subject name of a X509's certificate
X509-IssuerMonitor an element of the issuer name of a X509's certificate

Service Macro Configuration​

The following macros must be configured on service (* means mandatory options):

MacroDescriptionDefault valueExample
PORT*Port to connect to server443443
WARNING*Warning Thresold (number of days)60:60:
CRITICAL*Critical Thresold (number of days)30:30:
ISSUERNAMEContent of the issuer name
OBJECTNAMEContent of the object name