How to renew a TLS certificate for a Database Instance
The creation and management of TLS certificates is a feature included in the Managed Database for PostgreSQL offers.
A certificate is generated automatically upon the creation of a Database Instance. You can renew your certificates at any time.
Click PostgreSQL and MySQL under Managed Databases on the side menu. A list of your Database Instances displays.
Click the database name or «See more Icon» > More info to access the Database Instance information page.
Click Renew under TLS Certificate in the Database Instance Information section. A pop-up appears.
Click Renew TLS certificate once you have read the warnings displayed and wish to continue.Important
Renewing a certificate means you:
- Will not be able to connect to your Database Instance with the previous certificate when using the verify-ca and verify-full.
- Will need to download and update the new certificate for all database clients.
A green success message pops up in the top right corner of the screen to confirm the certificate has been renewed.