Installing iBoss Browser Certificate

  • Instructions for installing the Certificate: 

    This guide will assist in the download and installation of the iBoss web filter browser certificate.   You will need this cert to continue.  Please download the cert from the following location and save it locally on your machine:

    This process will allow you to visit sites that are using Secure Socket Layer(SSL).

    1.  Click HERE to download certificate
    2. Once the download is complete, navigate to your downloads folder
    3. Double click the file and click "Open"
    4. Click "Install Certificate..." at the bottom of the window 
    5. This will automatically install the certificate to the correct folder and allow to browse freely.

    Cert window   Security Warning  

     If the above does not work, please select from the following advaced step by step instructions.

    Windows
    Chrome / Edge / IE
    Firefox

    Mac OS X
    Safari / Chrome
    Firefox

    Android
    Chrome

    iOS
    Safari and Chrome

    Chrome OS
    Chrome

     

    Windows
    Chrome/Edge/IE

    Start→run→certlm.msc

    Run window

    Navigate to: Certificates - Local Computer→Trusted Root Certification Authorities→Certificates

    Certlm window

    Right-click Certificates and select: All Tasks→Import...

    All Tasks - Import

    Make sure “Local Machine” is selected as the location and select “Next” on the Cert Import Wizard

    Import Wizzard

    Select “Browse…” to find the downloaded cert, and “Next” to continue

    Browse

    Verify that this will Place the cert in the “Trusted Root Certification Authorities” store and press “Next” to continue

    Place in Trusted Root

    Confirm your settings and press “Finish” to complete the import

    Finish

    OK to close

    OK

     

    Firefox

    Select the Menu icon and choose Options from the menu

    Firefox options

    Choose “Advanced” from the sidebar, then the “Certificates” tab, then “View Certificates”

    Advanced window

    Select the “Authorities” tab under Certificate Manager, then select the “Import…” button

    Authorities

    Browse to your downloaded cert, select it, and press “Open” to continue

    Browse

    Select all available options for the cert trust and press “OK” to continue

    Select all

    Verify that it shows up in the list and press “OK” to close Certificate Manager

    Verify

     

    Mac OS X
    Safari and Chrome

    You will need to be logged in as the administrator to make changes

    Double click the cert to add it to the keychain

    Change the drop down menu to add the keychain to “System”

    Add Cert

    Enter in the admin credentials for the Mac and select “Modify Keychain”

    Login

    Confirm by selecting “Always Trust”

    Always Trust

    Enter the admin credentials for the Mac and select “Update Settings”

    Admin creds

    The cert should now be installed

     

    Android
    Chrome

    There are multiple ways to install the cert, this will cover the most direct and repeatable across most Android UI skins

    Navigate to the Settings menu→Security→Credential Storage→Install from device storage

    Android Security

    Choose the location you saved the cert (default storage location for the browser)
    Device Storage→Download(s)

    Device Storage  Download

    Select the cert and press “Done” to continue

    Done

    The cert should populate with a name, (if not enter Filter1.dysart.k12.az). Under the "Credential use" drop down select "WIFI" from the list, Select “OK” to continue

    Name Cert

    You should see a message confirming the installation

    Confirmation

    To verify the installation simply return to the Credential storage section in Security and select “Trusted credentials”

    Verify

    Select the “user” tab to find all user certs

    User tab

    iOS
    Safari and Chrome

    Use Safari to pull the cert from dysart.org/cert, it should open an “Install Profile” dialogue window
    Select “Install” from the top right portion of the window

    Install profile

    Select “Install” from the top right portion of the Warning window

    Install

    Select “Install” when it asks to confirm to Install Profile

    Select Install

    Select “Done” from the “Profile Installed” dialog window

    Done

    Chrome OS
    Chrome

    From the Chrome browser select the menu button and open “Settings”

    Chrome Settings

    Scroll down and select “Show advanced settings”

    Show Advanced

    Scroll down and select “Manage certificates” under HTTPS/SSL

    Manage

    Select the “Authorities” tab, and then the “Import…” button

    Authorities Import

    Navigate to the cert you downloaded, select it then select “Open”

    Downloads

    Select all items on the trust verification window, then select “OK” to continue

    Select all

    Verify that it shows up now under “Authorities” and select “Done” to close the Certificate manager window

    Verify