Product Overview


PKard for Mac provides NIH users with a simple and straightforward CAC, PIV, CIV or PIV-I access to secure web sites, web VPN and secure Apple email signing and encryption.

  • Key Features
    • Supports Mac OS X Mavericks, Mountain Lion, Lion, Snow Leopard, and Leopard
    • Simplified bookmarks, certificates, and certifications
    • Websites and portals authenticated by card
    • Works with all US Government CAC, PIV, PIV-I and CIV by using Thursby TokenD “drivers”
    • Supports industry standard USB Mac/PC card readers
    • Web-based VPN (Virtual Private Network) authenticated by card
    • Apple mail and S/MIME signing, encryption, and decryption

Agreement Details

  • License and Maintenance Details

    The software is licensed by device. Support is provided through email and is available Monday - Friday from 8:00 am - 5:00 pm. The licensee can identify no more than three registered contacts to have access. Upgrades are provided by request at no additional charge.

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