Certificates for the cacert.org domain are issued by the Organisation Admins as CAcert Inc. itself is organisationally assured.
The details of the organisation account:
- organisation name: CAcert Inc.
contact email: email@example.com
- city: Sydney
- state: NSW
- country: AU
Please contact them for renewal or revocation of any of the certificates listed SystemAdministration/CertificateList.
If required for an email address that you control (e.g email address) you can issue this yourself (assuming you are assured or an assurer). If your stuck ask a certificate manager.
These require a CSR to be sent to a certificate manager (see above).
- CSR format.
openssl req -nodes -new -newkey rsa:2048 -keyout private_key -out server.csr
Country Name (2 letter code) [AU]:AU
State or Province Name (full name) [Some-State]:NSW
Locality Name (eg, city) :
Organization Name (eg, company) [Internet Widgits Pty Ltd]:CAcert Inc.
Organizational Unit Name (eg, section) :
Common Name (eg, YOUR name) :'domainname.cacert.org'
Email Address : (email addresses can't be included in CAcert server certificates)
Please enter the following 'extra' attributes to be sent with your certificate request A challenge password : An optional company name :
Document the certificate here SystemAdministration/CertificateList
Authorization - you must be listed as an administrator for the system you are issuing a certificate for (https://community.cacert.org/staff.php)
- Authentication - please issue the request from your @cacert.org email address and have it S/MIME or GPG signed when you send the CSR to the Certificate Manager.