KIT Certification Authority
Please note because of the current situation with COVID-19, the KIT-CA service is currently very restricted.
We are working on adapting a large part of the processes accordingly, more information will be available on Tuesday March the 24th.
General information on dealing with the coronavirus at KIT can be found on the KIT homepage.
The KIT-CA is the Certicication Authority that issues X.509 certificates for KIT members and resources. These X.509 certificates can be used for S/MIME e-mail signing and encryption as well as to secure web services using TLS. KIT-CA services are available free of charge to all KIT members.
The KIT-CA is operated as an online CA by the DFN-PCA (German Research Network).