The PATRIOT is the U.S. Army's most advanced air defense system. Capable of defeating both high performance aircraft and tactical ballistic missiles, it is the only operational air defense system that can shoot down attacking missiles. The PATRIOT Program has partnered with IdenTrust to provide identity proofing and issuance of Department of Defense (DoD) External Certificate Authority (ECA) certificates to conduct business electronically.
Choosing Your Certificate
IdenTrust has worked with our government partners to identify the types of ECA certificates that are allowable under each agency program. Through our Certificate Selection Wizard we can help you choose the certificate you need to transact business with one of more agencies.
When you are ready to purchase your certificate, simply select BUY NOW and our Certificate Selection Wizard will assist you in choosing the certificate you need to transact business with one or more government agencies.
In the case where hardware is issued, ONLY THE SUBSCRIBER OF THE CERTIFICATE SHOULD HAVE EXCLUSIVE USE OF THEIR TOKEN OR SMART CARD – In all cases, THE DIGITAL CERTIFICATE IS YOUR FORM OF IDENTIFICATION, SIMILAR TO YOUR PASSPORT OR DRIVER’S LICENSE. Under the ECA Certificate Policy, it is our responsibility as an Authorized Certification Authority to revoke the certificate in a case of hardware loss or disclosure or compromise of the private key or any certificate related password to anyone other than the subscriber.
Certificate must be retrieved using Internet Explorer. Once the certificate is retrieved, your credential may be then be used with most common browsers.