Installing RabbitMQ Online with TLS (Advanced)

General TLS requirements

  • The certificate used has to match the hostname used by RabbitMQ. Wildcard certificates are supported.
  • The certificate has to be an RSA with 2048 bit encryption or higher for the RabbitMQ Helper to be able to convert it.

  • The certificate chain has to be trusted by both the RabbitMq node and anything connecting to the RabbitMQ host.

    • If using self-signed certificated, ensure that the certificates are properly installed in the certificate store.
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$path = "C:\Program Files\Delinea Software Ltd\RabbitMq Helper\net6.0"

$cred = Get-Credential -Message "Enter the site connector credentials from Secret Server";
#$password = ConvertTo-SecureString "PlainTextPassword" -AsPlainText -Force
#$cred = New-Object System.Management.Automation.PSCredential ("CustomUserName", $password)

# FQDN which will be used by clients connecting to this RabbitMq host
$fqdn = "localhost";

$certpath = $path;

$pfxCred = Get-Credential -UserName PfxUserName -Message "Enter the PFX password. Username is ignored";
#(the password for the example localhost.pfx certificate is "password1")
#$password = ConvertTo-SecureString "PlainTextPassword" -AsPlainText -Force
#$pfxCred = New-Object System.Management.Automation.PSCredential ("Ignored", $password)

Install-Connector `
    -Hostname $fqdn `
    -Credential $cred `
    -UseTls `
    -CaCertPath "$certpath\localhostca.cer" `
    -PfxPath "$certpath\localhost.pfx" `
    -PfxCredential $pfxCred `
    -Verbose

There are more switches for this commandlet, your run "get-help install-connector" when inside the helper for more information.