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Installing InCommon and USERTrust Certificates On Your Computer (Mac and Windows)

Network certificates are used to create a secure connection between your computer and Pitt's servers, adding an additional layer of protection for data and your device. These instructions explain how to install the certificates manually on your Mac or Windows computer.

Request a Digital Certificate

A digital certificate is an electronic signature that establishes your credentials when doing business or other transactions on the web. They can also be used to help encrypt network traffic between computers.

Understanding InCommon Federation Participant Operational Practices

InCommon Federation Participant Operational Practices

Using Digital Certificates to Encrypt Email Messages

How to apply for a digital certificate through the University’s Accounts Self-Service website and how to use that digital certificate to sign and encrypt email messages.