DutchGrid Medium-Security CA
The DutchGrid Medium-Security CA is the internationally recognised
certification authority to issue identity credentials to both users and hosts
and services. This CA is recognised by the International Grid Trust Federation
as an accredited classic authority.
You need a medium-security certificate for:
- Access to grid production infrastructures: BiG Grid, EGEE, EGI, DEISA and PRACE
- Access to test beds such as the P4CTB
- Use for registering/confirming membership of virtual organisations
- All other production grid authentication purposes
If you have no idea what to do from here, the best way to get started
is with jGridstart, the integrated management tool
for end-user certificate management, rekeying and browser management.
If you are a systems admiinstrator and need host certificates for
your services, read the guide to getting a
or ask a Registration Authority close to you
for help in doing the in-person identity vetting. If you have trouble
getting a certificate, ask ca at
dutchgrid.nl for assistance.
|DutchGrid and NIKHEF Medium-Security CA Essential Data
|Distinguished Name (RFC2253)
||CN=NIKHEF medium-security certification auth, O=NIKHEF, C=NL
|SHA1 Finger Print
|MD5 Finger Print
|Subject Namespaces (RFC2253)
||.*, O=(users|hosts|servers), O=dutchgrid
||Validity period 12 months
Requires in-person identity checking on first subscription
Renewal requires RA confirmation
The DutchGrid Medium-Security CA is an
EUGridPMA Accredited Classic
Authority. Root anchors registered with the
TERENA Academic CA Repository.