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Please enter an email address and some info about yourself (that this web server will store) and click to create an SSL client certificate that you can use to log in.

If prompted for a key strength, simply choose the highest grade / key strength provided by your browser:

A number of things happen when you click the button...

  1. Your web browser generates a new private key and public key
  2. It then sends the public key to the server along with the other form details
  3. The server takes the public key and the other details and creates a certificate that is signed using the server's own private key
  4. The server returns this certificate to the browser which stores it alongside the private key it created previously

Once you have clicked 'Generate' and installed a certificate, you can log in here

Certs 'R' Us, a demo site by Ben Kennish, with CatN, 2014.