Welcome to the SRCE Certification Authority (CA) web site. SRCE CA
provides PKI services for Croatian academic and research community.
Users can request personal and service certificates.
SRCE CA was accepted by TERENA TACAR CA repository on May 14. 2006. On July 12. 2006 SRCE CA became accredited member of EUGridPMA.
This web site provides the most important information as well as
interface for requesting and revoking certificates. Web interface is
built by using OpenCA.
Request a certificate
Before submitting certificate request users are advised to carefully
Users are recommended to request personal or service certificate
through the web interface http://ra.srce.hr/pub/.
Alternatively, users can create PKCS#10 request and submit it through
the interface or send directly to SRCE CA email address (see Contact).
In next stage user must contact RA in order to authenticate the
user. Authentication must be performed by meeting RA staff personally
and showing appropriate photo ID. Applicants also need to provide
written request for certificate signed by institute or project leader.
Detailed information about authentication procedure can be found in CP/CPS.
After successful authentication user will receive notification mail and
the user signed certificate will be available at the web interface http://ra.srce.hr/pub/.
Detailed manual in Croatian can be found here. Basic instruction on converting certificates to Globus friendly form can be found here.
Following RAs can be contacted for identification:
- SRCE CA (see Contact)
- ETFOS (Faculty of Electrical Engineering in Osijek,
Email contact: ra (at) etfos (.) hr
- FESB (University of Split Faculty of Electrical Engineering,
Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture)
Email contact: ra (at)
fesb (.) hr
SRCE CA certificate is available in following formats:
Certificate Revocation List
Here you can download the most recent Certificate Revocation List (CRL):
Certificate Policy and Certificate Practice Statement
Detailed information about SRCE CA can be found in Certificate Policy
and Certificate Practice Statement (CP/CPS) document:
|Certificate (Public Key
|A data structure containing the
public key of an end entity and some other information, which is
digitally signed with the private key of the CA which issued it.
|Certification Authority (CA)
|An entity trusted by one or more
users to create and assign public key certificates and be responsible
for them during their whole lifetime.
|Registration Authority (RA)
|An entity that is responsible
for identification and authentication of certificate subjects, but that
does not sign or issue certificates (i.e. an RA is delegated certain
tasks on behalf of a CA).
|Certificate Revocation List (CRL)
|A time stamped list identifying
revoked certificates which is signed by a CA and made freely available
in a public repository.
|Certificate Policy (CP)
|A named set of rules that
indicates the applicability of a certificate to a particular community
and/or class of application with common security requirements.
|Certification Practice Statement
|A statement of the practices
which a certification authority employs in issuing certificates.
SRCE CA is operated by University
Computing Centre (SRCE). You can contact SRCE CA at the address
University Computing Centre
Josipa Marohnića 5.
Email: srce-ca (at) srce (.) hr
Phone: +385 1 616 55 41
Fax: +385 1 616 55 59