Creating a CSR on the FortiGate
To create a CSR:
- On the FortiGate, go to System > Certificates and select Generate to create a new certificate signing request (CSR).
- Once created, the certificate will show a Status of Pending. Highlight the certificate and select Download.
Enter a Certificate Name, the Internet facing IP address of the FortiGate, and a valid email address, then configure the key options as shown in the example.
This will save a .csr file to your local drive.