Generate a digital signature on WEST
In this example, you generate WEST's digital signature. This signature will have two parts: a public part (the public key) and a private part (the private key). The public key will be shared with EAST; the private key will remain secret.
To generate an RSA digital signature for system WEST, perform the following steps in operational mode.
Generate the key.
The system warns you that the existing RSA key file will be overwritten. You have the opportunity to exit the key generation process by pressing <Ctrl>+c.
The system indicates the location of the file where the key will be written, generates the key, and displays the fingerprint.