Installing Burp's CA Certificate in a Windows Mobile Device

Before you start:

  • Ensure you have configured your Windows Mobile device to work with Burp.
  • Ensure your Windows Mobile device is able to receive email, and that your email filter does not block .cer files.
  • Note that after installing the certificate in your Windows Mobile device, it may not be possible to remove it.
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On your computer with Burp running, visit http://burp in and click the "CA Certificate" link. Save the certificate file on your computer.

 
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On your computer, rename the file with the .cer file extension, and sent the file as an email attachment to an account that you can access from your Windows Mobile device.

 
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Check your email on the Windows Mobile device. Select the certificate file attachment.

 
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In the “Install Certificates?” page, tap the “install” button.

 
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On the following confirmation page tap “ok”.

 
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You should now be able to visit any HTTPS URL via Burp without any security warnings.

Note: This article is based on Lumia Cyan running on a Nokia Lumia 530 mobile device.