UW Digital ID (Mac) - Outlook 2011 An error occurred in the underlying security system & add a sender's certificate to the Address Book
PKI can be used with Outlook 2011 to send secure, digitally encrypted email. This document outlines the steps to add a sender's certificate to the Address Book.
If there is no digital certificate available for the sender or recipient on your workstation, Outlook cannnot send a signed or encrypted or in some instances view an S/MIME message.
In this scenario, the following error message may be displayed.
As a workaround, you can use the following instructions to manage certificates for Outlook 2011.
- Open a digitally signed message from the recipient.
- In the Info Bar at the top of the message, click the "Details" button, and then click "Add Encryption Certificate to Contacts".
The certificate is stored with your contact entry for this sender. If you do not already have this person saved as a contact, Outlook automatically creates a contact entry.