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U.Porto IT

Services

Services List

  1. Computer Security and Privacy
  2. Client Digital Certificate
Obtaining a Client Digital Certificate

Obtaining a Client Digital Certificate

  1. Go to Sectigo's portal.
  2. Insert the text "University of Porto" and wait until the Institution is found and shown on the screen.
  3. Access to Sectigo Portal
    Access to Sectigo Portal
  4. As soon as the institution is shown, click on "University of Porto" to begin the Institutional Authentication process. The credentials are the same as the ones used for authentication in the Information System of the University of Porto.
  5. Once you have entered the credentials, click on "Log in" to continue.

    Additional information about Institutional Authentication is also available.

    Institutional Authentication
    Institutional Authentication
  6. Observe the attributes shared relative to Institutional Authentication, which are listed in your Digital Card. Click on "Accept" to continue.
    Institutional Authentication
    Institutional Authentication
  7. After authentication, you should select the type of certificate in the Certificate Profile section. When you hover the cursor over each available certificate type, you will see their respective purpose. If you would like to obtain a Personal Digital Certificate, select GÉANT Personal Certificate and choose the type of key you wish to generate. For example, by selecting the option Generate RSA.
  8. Enter a strong password for the Certificate and click on Submit.
    Certificate Profile
    Certificate Profile
  9. Read the End-User License Agreement and click on Agree.
    End-User License Agreement
    End-User License Agreement
  10. Your Digital Certificate will be generated with the name Certs.p12 and it will be made available for download.
    Digital Certificate Download
    Digital Certificate Download

More information:

Unit
Information Security

Last update: November 19, 2020