What is the structure of Cert Chain?

App Certs

  • Description – App certs are configured when an application is converted, and app certs are issued when the application starts. These certificates are signed by the Zone Root CA, which issues certificates only to enclaves presenting a valid attestation.
  • Validity Period – 90 days

Zone Root CA Cert

  • Description – On installation of Fortanix Confidential Computing Manager (CCM), a Zone Root CA certificate is created. All the other certificates (node attestation and application certificates) have a trust chain back to the zone root CA.
  • Validity Period –5 years



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