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Certificate & Connectivity Top CPARS Questions

What Certificates are accepted?


Contractors should purchase the certificate that meets their needs for doing business with the DoD. The ECA Medium Assurance Identity and Encryption Certificate is a software based certificate that will provide contractors with access to DoD sites. Medium assurance (software) certificates are acceptable for use within the DoD.

Approved ECA Vendors:

Operational Research Consultants, Inc. (ORC)

Only certificates provided by the approved ECA vendors will be authenticated by the system.

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