Library items tagged: SSL

Instructions for how to use the new JCS portal (accessible from are available from these pages. The main areas are: Managing Authorised Users Purchasing Certificate Bundle Credits
To see a table on the Jisc Certificate Service group page, listing details of each of the available certificates, please follow this link
QuoVadis Extended Validation (EV) SSL certificate Can now be requested directly through the JCS web app   ** Key features of the QuoVadis Extended Validation SSL certificate: **
Step 1 In order to participate in the Jisc Certificate Service you will first need to create a community account at, and once registered, link your organisation to your Jisc Community account from the account 'Profile' page. Step 2 All other users which you want to be able to request certificates on behalf of your organisation will also need to register an account on the Jisc Community and link it to your organisation.
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Jisc Certificate Service Jisc is able to provide subscribers of the Certificate Service with a range of server and S/MIME email certificates issued by QuoVadis CA. ----- All certificates issued are SHA-256. ----- 1. QuoVadis Extended Validation (EV) SSL certificate - recommended by Jisc for high profile web services
Important notice: The new and improved Certificate Service is now accessible from this website from the 'App Centre' here. Details of how to join the Jisc Certificate Service can be found here: Joining Instructions
The Cisco® ASA family of devices are based on the Cisco® PIX platform (Figure 19); however they have been re-engineered and improved with feature rich functions. Included in the ASA Platform is IPSec VPN, SSL VPN, Web Portal and Secure Desktop facilities. The IPSec VPN functions are included for no extra charge; the remainder are chargeable options after version 7.0 of the ASA.
Overview SSL VPN technology has grown in popularity in recent years and like its IPSec counterpart allows users to connect remotely back to their home organisation, obtaining access to restricted network resources. There are several different variants of SSL VPN architecture and an increasing number of vendors and Open Source projects providing solutions.
PB/INFO/069 Most users know vaguely that web addresses beginning http:// and https:// are different. An https:// web site (‘secure HTTP’) provides users with some protection against some types ofInternet threat (though both server and client computers have to do more work):