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Certificates are special files stored by your web browser, application, or operating system. A combination of a personal certificate issued by Dartmouth, and the Dartmouth root certificate allow you to be authenticated to resources on the Dartmouth network.
PKI certificates issued by Dartmouth College for eTokens are currently valid for four years; those issued to be stored on a computer's hard drive are currently valid for two years. You do not need to get another certificate until the one you have expires. You can get more than one certificate, but having too many may cause problems in some PKI applications.
Advantages of PKI include:
Available applications currently using PKI include:
Other applications under development include:
Last Updated: 2/18/10