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Smart Card Utility
for iPhone and iPad

Enable Smart Card Authenticating in Safari and More!

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Access Office 365, Webmail, Teams, and more with your CAC card.

Smart Card Utility enables smart card authentication to Office 365, Webmail, Teams, and most other CAC protected websites via Safari. Just plug in your existing PIV-enabled smart card and log in. Smart Card Utility is used by members of Air Force, Navy, Marines, Army, and many government agencies to access CAC protected websites on their iPhone or iPad.

Login and Get to Work Fast!

Forget about waiting for 20 minute for your laptop to boot up, log in and launch apps. Using your iPhone and iPad and Smart Card Utility, it takes seconds to turn on and access websites, Teams, Office 365 and more using your CAC smart card.

Smart Card Authentication Wherever You Are

The Smart Card Utility Bluetooth Reader for iPhone and iPad wirelessly enables your iPhone or iPad for smart card authentication. All iPhones and iPads since 2015 support the Smart Card Utility Bluetooth Reader for iPhone and iPad, a fast and convenient way to authenticate with your smart card.

Wi-Fi, VPN, and Third Party App Support

Use your smart card to authenticate to your wireless network or VPN easily. Smart Card Utility works by making the certificates on the smart card available to all system services, including Wi-Fi, VPN, and any enabled third party app.

Check Your Email and So Much More

Leave your laptop behind and stop waiting in line to check your email on a shared PC. Use your smart card right on your iPhone or iPad to access your web mail using your CAC or PIV card. Smart Card Utility has been tested and is compatible with the most common military and civilian web sites, including:

  • (myPay)
  • Office 365
  • Teams (web)
  • Air Force Leave (
  • Okta PIV
  • Microsoft Azure
  • Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • and many more!

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See It in Action


  • Enable Smart Card Authentication in Safari
  • Enable Smart Card Authentication for Wi-Fi
  • Enable Smart Card Authentication for VPN
  • Enable Smart Card Authentication for your own apps
  • View and Export X.509 Certificates
  • Easy-To-Use Interface
  • Logging

Enable Smart Card Authentication

Smart Card Authentication is built into macOS, but not into iOS or iPadOS: use Smart Card Utility for authentication by adding certificates to the system easily. Whether it is Safari, VPN, Wireless, or any other built-in service that uses certificate-based authentication, Smart Card Utility will allow the service to authenticate against the identities on the inserted smart card.

System Requirements

  1. iOS 14 or later / iPadOS 14 or later
  2. Compatible iOS or iPadOS device
  3. Smart Card Utility Bluetooth, Lightning, or USB-C / compatible third-party smart card reader


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Learn more about Smart Card Utility and get your questions answered in our FAQ.

Smart Card Utility for iPhone & iPad News & Tips


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