Contingency Private Key

Is defined in Section L10.30 (e).

a “Contingency Key Pair” means a Key Pair established by the DCC for the purposes of the
replacement of Root OCA Certificates on Devices after a Relevant Private Key has been
Compromised, and comprising:
(i) a “Contingency Private Key”, being the Private Key which is part of that Key Pair; and
(ii) a “Contingency Public Key”, being the Public Key which is part of that Key Pair and which is
stored in the WrappedApexContingencyKey field of the Root OCA Certificate (being the field
identified as such in the Root OCA Certificate Profile at Annex B of the Organisation Certificate

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