Use PowerShell to enumerate info from your Certificate Server

2011/01/28 | 1 minute read |

Source

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Function Get-CertInfo($server) {
 $CA=$Server
$CaView = New-Object -Com CertificateAuthority.View.1
$CaView.OpenConnection($CA)
$NumberOfColumns=8
$CaView.SetResultColumnCount($NumberOfColumns)
$Index0 = $CAView.GetColumnIndex($False, "CommonName")
$Index1 = $CAView.GetColumnIndex($False, "Email")
$Index2 = $CAView.GetColumnIndex($False, "NotAfter")
$Index3 = $CAView.GetColumnIndex($False, "Country")
$Index4 = $CAView.GetColumnIndex($False, "Organization")
$Index5 = $CAView.GetColumnIndex($False, "OrgUnit")
$Index6 = $CAView.GetColumnIndex($False, "DistinguishedName")
$Index7 = $CAView.GetColumnIndex($False, "Disposition")
 
$CAView.SetResultColumn($Index0)
$CAView.SetResultColumn($Index1)
$CAView.SetResultColumn($Index2)
$CAView.SetResultColumn($Index3)
$CAView.SetResultColumn($Index4)
$CAView.SetResultColumn($Index5)
$CAView.SetResultColumn($Index6)
$CAView.SetResultColumn($Index7)
 
 
$RowObj= $CAView.OpenView()
[void]$RowObj.Next()
$Cert="IssuingCA,CommonName,Email,NotAfter,Country,Organization,OrgUnit,DistinghuishedName,Disposition`n"
 
Do
{
$Cert= $Cert + $srv + ","
$ColObj = $RowObj.EnumCertViewColumn()
[void]$ColObj.Next()
 
Do {
$Cert = $Cert + $ColObj.GetValue(1) + ","
 
} Until ($ColObj.Next() -eq -1)
 
Clear-Variable ColObj
$Cert=$Cert+"`n"
 
} Until ($Rowobj.Next() -eq -1 )
  
 
Return $Cert
}
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VBSCRIPT VERSION:

Const CV_OUT_BASE64 = &H1

'THIS IS THE \CAName
CAName = "MyMachine\SpatCA"     '=======>> CHANGE THIS TO THE CORRECT MACHINE\CA==


'create the CAView object
set oCAView = CreateObject("CertificateAuthority.View.1")


'open the connection to the Machine\CA
oCAView.OpenConnection (CAName)

'retrieve specific columns from DB
oCAView.SetResultColumnCount(3) 
Index0 = oCAView.GetColumnIndex(False, "CommonName") 
Index1 = oCAView.GetColumnIndex(False, "Email")
Index2 = oCAView.GetColumnIndex(False, "NotAfter")


oCAView.SetResultColumn (Index0) 
oCAView.SetResultColumn (Index1)
oCAView.SetResultColumn (Index2)


'open the view
Set RowObj= oCAView.OpenView




Do Until RowObj.Next = -1

Set ColObj = RowObj.EnumCertViewColumn()

Do Until ColObj.Next = -1
wscript.echo  ColObj.GetValue(CV_OUT_BASE64) & vbcrlf
'insert logic for checking date to
'current and if near\past send mail.
'see http://www.paulsadowski.com/WSH/cdo.htm
'for a number of examples of mail send info
'Obviously you may want to use the cert email
'attribute to send the mail
Loop

Set ColObj = Nothing

Loop

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