How to generate a CSR code on Nginx using OpenSSL

How to generate a CSR code on Nginx using OpenSSL

A Certificate Signing Request (CSR code) is a block of encoded text that contains the information about the organization that applies for an SSL certificate, and the domain that needs to be secured. A CSR is what you give to the Certificate Authority such as GeoTrust or COMODO, to generate your SSL certificate. It is an essential part of obtaining an SSL certificate. To generate the CSR code on Nginx…