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DigiCert Dedicated Intermediate

Customizable root profiles that comply to industry standards and provide enhanced authentication security for enterprises who need an in-house PKI infrastructure.

What is a Dedicated Intermediate?

A dedicated intermediate is an issuing CA that allows enterprises to deploy digital certificates that are trusted by all major browsers and servers. DigiCert dedicated intermediates give you the power to customize the use and type of your certificates, and offer flexibility when implementing your organization’s chain of trust.

What is a Dedicated Intermediate?
Maintain the Chain of Trust with DigiCert Dedicated Intermediates

Maintain the Chain of Trust

Dedicated intermediates enhance security by offering more control over the trust chain. Here’s a simple example of the many possible options for issuing certificates when using a dedicated intermediate.

All of the Control, None of the Frustration

For dedicated intermediates housed within the DigiCert Cloud PKI service, we manage the root certificate, secure the infrastructure, and keep up with the rapidly progressing industry standards, so you don’t have to worry about costly support services.

Dedicated Intermediate Features

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Trust Constraint

Limit trust to intermediates issued only for your use, and gain complete control over issuance and revocation of end-entity certificates.

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Personalized Branding

Brand your intermediate so your customers can see who issued the certificate, ensuring your site and systems are secure and increasing overall trust.

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Custom Profiles

Work with DigiCert experts to create customized certificate profiles or templates for your expected use and anticipated security concerns.


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