The KEYGEN tag is used to process web forms with certificate management systems. The element generates a secure key and submits the public key.
This is a tag originally created by Netscape. Other browsers do have some support for it, but it's not part of the specification.
KEYGEN Web Browser Support:
Not a part of any HTML versions.
KEYGEN End Tag:
KEYGEN Valid Context:
The KEYGEN tag is valid within the following tags:
standard keygen element
<keygen name="random_key" challenge="0987654321">
<input name="firstname" value="first name">
KEYGEN Special Notes:
- This is a Netscape only element, and there is not a lot of documentation on it. I don't recommend using it.