Revocation of a certificate implies
cancellation or termination of a certificate before it expires. A
certificate cannot be used from the moment of its revocation.
certificate may be revoked for several reasons or causes:
- Upon a request by the certificate’s
- Upon a request by the Certifying
- When the corresponding authorities
detect invalid acts in the process of affiliation with the certification
- Due to a violation of the duties of a
certificate holder described in the Subscriber Agreement.
- Due to non-compliance with
prerequisites when issuing the certificate.
- Any of the other reasons set forth in
the Certificate Policy for the National Hierarchy of Certifiers.
All certificate subscribers must bear in
mind that if they suspect that their certificate has been compromised,
they are responsible for revoking it immediately, as all acts,
obligations and consequences stemming from signatures or authentications
issued under their certificate before the revocation takes place are
their exclusive responsibility.
revoke a certificate you must visit the Revocation
of Digital Certificates site, and complete the form that appears
on the screen.
you cannot access the Internet, you may go to a Registration Office or
request revocation using the telephone. The latter procedure is regulated
by each Registration Office.
a digital certificate in a Registration Office has no cost whatsoever. To
find information about authorized Registration Offices, their schedules,
etc., you can visit the Registration