InCommon Certificate Manager passwords expire every 90 days. If your password has expired, there is no recovery or reset option is available. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to request a temporary password. The Certificate Manager will prompt you to reset the password once the user signs back in.
TIP: Change your Certificate Manager password at the same time you change your linkblue password, every 90 days.
Users may only request Certificates for domains that are currently assigned to their department. Authorized domains may be viewed by selecting “Settings”, then “Domains” sub tab. If you require an additional domain, contact email@example.com.
If a user tries to request a Certificate for a domain not assigned to their department, the Certificate Manager may display an error message. If an error message is displayed, a request to add the domain will be automatically be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. If this occurs, please follow-up with an additional email to email@example.com, requesting a new domain be added to the applicable department.
External domains including: .com, .net, etc., outside uky.edu may be added, but require additional steps. The WHOIS information for the domain must include UK as the registrant prior to starting the addition process. External domains must be revalidated annually. To renew, the domain registrant will receive an email from InCommon with instructions on how to validate the domain.
Comodo conducts routine website maintenance on Saturday evenings, during these times the Certificate Manager will be unavailable.
Code signing certificates can be cumbersome. They require an email address in the domain the certificate is being requested for. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance and more information.
A backup contact may be added for each department as the DRAO (Department Registration Authority Officer). Contact email@example.com to add the contact.
If you are vacating your duties as the DRAO, or know of someone that is no longer in that position, contact firstname.lastname@example.org to updated.