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Last Modified: 2017-08-17 14:48:05.0

How to add a Certification Authority Authorization (CAA) record in DNSimple

Article Number: 70972

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1. Log into your DNSimple portal.

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2. After logging in, you will be directed to the DNSimple dashboard. Here you will see your domain listings. In this example we have entrustzonelab.com.

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3. Click on the icon next to your domain name to jump directly to your DNS record.

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Your DNS record will show as below:

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4. Click on Add button and select CAA to add a new CAA record.

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Enter or select the information below:
Name :You can leave it blank
Provider:Select Entrust
Certificate Type:Either Standard or Wildcard
Note: If you need both of the certificate types, then you need to create a second CAA record with the different certificate type selected.
TTLLeave it default as 1 hour
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At this point, your CAA record has been added.

OPTIONAL: You can use the Dig command from BIND to check that the CAA Record was added correctly using the command below:

dig yourdomain type 257

To download the Dig tool you can visit the official site of ISC :
https://www.isc.org/downloads/

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If you have any questions or concerns please contact the Entrust Certificate Services Support department for further assistance: 

Hours of Operation: 
Sunday 8:00 PM ET to Friday 8:00 PM ET 
North America (toll free): 1-866-267-9297 
Outside North America: 1-613-270-2680 (or see the list below) 
NOTE: Smart Phone users may use 1-800 numbers for one-touch dialing.
Otherwise, it is very important that international callers dial the UITF format exactly as indicated. Do not dial an extra "1" before the "800" or your call will not be accepted as an UITF toll free call.
 

CountryNumber
Australia0011 - 800-3687-7863
1-800-767-513
Austria00 - 800-3687-7863
Belgium00 - 800-3687-7863
Denmark00 - 800-3687-7863
Finland990 - 800-3687-7863 (Telecom Finland)
00 - 800-3687-7863 (Finnet)
France00 - 800-3687-7863
Germany00 - 800-3687-7863
Hong Kong001 - 800-3687-7863 (Voice)
002 - 800-3687-7863 (Fax)
Ireland00 - 800-3687-7863
Israel014 - 800-3687-7863
Italy00 - 800-3687-7863
Japan001 - 800-3687-7863 (KDD)
004 - 800-3687-7863 (ITJ)
0061 - 800-3687-7863 (IDC)
Korea001 - 800-3687-7863 (Korea Telecom)
002 - 800-3687-7863 (Dacom)
Malaysia00 - 800-3687-7863
Netherlands00 - 800-3687-7863
New Zealand00 - 800-3687-7863
0800-4413101
Norway00 - 800-3687-7863
Singapore001 - 800-3687-7863
Spain00 - 800-3687-7863
Sweden00 - 800-3687-7863 (Telia)
00 - 800-3687-7863 (Tele2)
Switzerland00 - 800-3687-7863
Taiwan00 - 800-3687-7863
United Kingdom00 - 800-3687-7863
0800 121 6078
+44 (0) 118 953 3088

 

Affected Products:

  • Entrust Entelligence Messaging Server 8.0 English Linux
  • Entrust Entelligence Messaging Server 8.0.1 English Linux
  • Entrust Entelligence Messaging Server 8.1 English Linux
  • Entrust Entelligence Messaging Server 9.0 English Linux
  • Entrust Entelligence Messaging Server 9.1 English Linux
  • Third Party Lotus Notes 5.05 (all Windows), 5.1 (XP only) with Domino 5.0.9 English Windows