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Self-Signed Certificates

When They Are Allowed
If the SSL-enabled page is only for System Administrators and not used by "normal" SLAC users or the public then a self-signed certificate is allowed.

Any SSL-enabled page which is seen by a normal SLAC user or the public would need to obtain a valid commercial certificate. You can request one via an email to

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Page Created: 03/20/2009
Last Updated: 07/22/2010
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