If you wish to encrypt your RaptorXML+XBRL Server data transfers using the SSL protocol, you will need to:
•Generate an SSL private key and create an SSL public key certificate file
•Set up RaptorXML+XBRL Server for SSL communication.
The steps to do this are listed below.
This method uses the open-source OpenSSL toolkit to manage SSL encryption. The steps listed below, therefore, need to be carried out on a computer on which OpenSSL is available. OpenSSL typically comes pre-installed on most Linux distributions and on macOS machines. It can also be installed on Windows computers. For download links to installer binaries, see the OpenSSL Wiki.
To generate a private key and obtain a certificate from a certificate authority, do the following: