Activating a PIV Authentication Certificate

To activate your Personal Identity Verification (PIV) certificate:

  1. On the “Home” page, click Activate PIV Certificate.

Note: If you have more than one CAC (i.e., Civil Service and Reserve), multiple CAC information boxes will display. Click the action in the box associated with the CAC that you want to update.

  1. Click Proceed to continue activating the PIV Authentication certificate associated with your CAC.

  2. Click Update CAC. The progress of your task is displayed.

  3. Once IDCO has completed processing, the screen will notify you of successful completion. Click Home to perform additional tasks or log off the application.