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Lock certificate

This article describes how a Workplace certificate agent locks an asset certificate in the Workplace package in Smart ID Identity Manager



The certificate is in state "valid".

Step-by-step instruction

Lock asset certificate
  1. In Identity Manager Operator, go to the Search page and select Workplace certificate from the drop-down list. 
  2. Click Search and select a valid certificate.
  3. Click Lock certificate.
  4. Select a Reason from a drop-down list.
  5. Click Next to proceed with the process or Cancel to close the process. 
  6. If the asset was created with an approval step, the locking of the certificate must be approved. For more information, see Workplace - Approval handling

Use case details

Overview and technical details
Use case description

A Workplace certificate agent wants to lock an asset certificate.


Depending on the selected revocation reason, the certificate state changes to:

  • affiliation changed
  • cessation of operation
  • key compromised
  • privilege withdrawn
  • superseded
Symbolic name


Process name

Lock asset certificate


Identity Manager Operator

Process start

Search>Asset certificate>Search for any kind of certificates in state "valid"

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