CertParseCSR


Definition

Parse a Certificate Signing Request (CSR) to determine the domain name and other information associated with this cert.

Usage

Use this command to parse a Certificate Signing Request (CSR) to determine the domain name and other information associated with this cert.

Availability

All resellers have access to this command.

Implementation on eNom.com

Log on to resellertest.enom.com with Login ID resellid, password resellpw.

https://resellertest.enom.com/secure/configure-ssl-certificate.aspx?certid=295

Constraints

The query must meet the following requirements:

  • The login ID and password must be valid.
  • The cert must belong to this account.

Input parameters

Build the query string using this syntax:

https://resellertest.enom.com/interface.asp?
command=nameofcommand&uid=yourloginid&pw=yourpassword
&paramname=paramvalue&nextparamname=nextparamvalue

 

Parameter Status Description Max Size
UID Required Account login ID 20
PW Required Account password 20
CSR Required Certificate Signing Request (CSR) generated as an input parameter for the CertConfigureCert command. 4500
CertID Required ID number of this cert. To retrieve this number, use the CertGetCerts command. 8
ResponseType Optional Format of response. Permitted values are Text (default), HTML, or XML. 4

 

Returned parameters and values

Parameter Description
Success Success status of this parsing operation
Organization Organization name embedded in the CSR
DomainName Domain name embedded in the CSR
Email Email address embedded in the CSR
Locality Locality (usually a city) embedded in the CSR
OrganizationUnit Organizational unit embedded in the CSR
State State embedded in the CSR
Country Country embedded in the CSR
Command Name of command executed
ErrCount The number of errors if any occurred. If greater than 0 check the Err(1 to ErrCount) values.
ErrX Error messages explaining the failure. These can be presented as is back to the client.
Done True indicates this entire response has reached you successfully.

 

Notes

  • The default response format is plain text. To receive the response in HTML or XML format, send ResponseType=HTML or ResponseType=XML in your request.
  • Check the return parameter ErrCount. If greater than 0 the transaction failed. The parameter Err(ErrCount) can be presented to the client. Otherwise process the returned parameters as defined above.

Example