ISSUE: Cannot RDP into Windows Azure Web Role.
Remote Desktop used to work for the Windows Azure Web Role instance. One day when trying to do remote desktop to Windows Azure Web Role(after entering username and password) I see the following error:An authentication error has occurred.The Local Security Authority cannot be contactedRemote computer: computername.cloudapp.net
CAUSE: Remote desktop certificate had expired.
RESOLUTION: Updated my RDP certificate expiration date. This can be done from the Azure portal.