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Install a CA certificate on Red Hat Enterprise Linux

  1. Install/update the latest ca-certificates package.
    # yum install ca-certificates
  2. Enable the dynamic CA configuration feature by running:
    # update-ca-trust enable
  3. Copy the RapidSSL Intermediate CA certificate to the directory /etc/pki/ca-trust/source/anchors/:
    # cp rapidSSL-ca.crt /etc/pki/ca-trust/source/anchors/
  4. Extract and add the Intermediate CA certificate to the list of trusted CA’s:
    # update-ca-trust extract
  5. Verify the SSL certificate signed by RapidSSL:
    # openssl verify server.crt server.crt : OK