Educause Security Discussion
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Re: Connectivity problems with the US Army
From: Randy Marchany <marchany () VT EDU>
Date: Fri, 19 Jan 2007 11:47:24 -0500
www.cert.mil went offline to the rest of the internet recently. You need a
digital certificate issued from DOD in order to connect to their site.
You get the following message when you connect to www.cert.mil:
The JTF-GNO (DoD CERT) NIPRNET website has been migrated to a secure
You must have a valid DoD Certificate (i.e., DoD issued CAC, or other DoD
issued PKI certificate) to access the new website location. Please contact
your local security office if you need to obtain a DoD PKI Certificate.
You will be forwarded to the new website in 15 seconds.
I wonder if the restriction extends to all army sites now.
Given the recent DISA fiasco, this wouldn't surprise me.