When you are connecting to services on the Internet you really want to be sure that you are talking to the correct server. Certificates ensure that communications are secure.
This introduction explains what a certificate is and what it is used for.
This explains how to install the University certificate in your browser so that you can visit University websites securely.
This page explains how service administrators can apply for certificates to protect their web sites and other services.
JANET are introducing charges for their certificates from 1st May 2013
This article was published on Jan 19, 2015