This section describes how to add new private keys to your audit keystore.

NOTE: The private keys are stored locally, in your browser.

To add further keys to your audit keystore

  1. Navigate to User menu > Audit keystore.

  2. Click Unlock private keystore.

    Figure 47: User Menu > Audit keystore > Unlock private keystore — Enter the master password

    Enter your master password and click Unlock keystore.

    The audit keystore is unlocked.

    If you forgot your master password, see section Unlocking your audit keystore.

  3. Click Add new key.

    Figure 48: User Menu > Audit keystore > Add new key — Add new key

    1. In the Name field, enter a name for the key.

    2. Click Browse key, select the file containing the key in PEM format, and click Open.

      Alternatively, you can also copy-paste or drag your key into the Key content field.

    3. (Optional) If you add a private key that is encrypted, an additional field, the Key password field is displayed. In the Key password field, enter the password for the encrypted key.

    4. Click Add key.

    The private key is stored in your audit keystore that is protected by the master password that you created.

  4. (Optional) To lock your audit keystore, click Lock keystore.

    If you lock your audit keystore, you protect your private keys from unauthorized use. Your private keys can be used to decrypt content only if you unlock your audit keystore.