To complete a certificate request form, you will need to collect
Information Required to Purchase Certificate Signing
The name of a responsible party (not a role or alias) who can
answer questions about this request. If there are urgent problems
this person will be called at the phone numberalso requested.
The phone number of the responsible party.
The email address of the responsible party (or alias)
as firstname.lastname@example.org. Please don't provide sub-domain addresses
(e.g. email@example.com). The signed certificate will be mailed
to this address. This mailing will have the certificate in-line and
If the above address or alias expands to a single person please
provide an alternate contact who will be able to assist with the
renewal process. The ideal alternate contact would be a department
chair or equivalent.
The certificate signing request (CSR) as generated by your web
server or associated software (e.g. openssl)
The host name.
For Verisign certificates, the number of concurrently active
nodes if this host is a cluster or otherwise not a single computer
(this does not include mutiple cpus running a single kernel)