Re: [TLS] [certid] fyi: paper on compelled, certificate creation attack and applicable appliance

Ben Laurie <benl@google.com> Thu, 25 March 2010 19:48 UTC

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Subject: Re: [TLS] [certid] fyi: paper on compelled, certificate creation attack and applicable appliance
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On 25 March 2010 19:33, Daniel Kahn Gillmor <dkg@fifthhorseman.net> wrote:

> This is possible today using out-of-band OpenPGP certification, which
> permits multiple certifiers per certificate.
>
>  http://web.monkeysphere.info/
>
> We currently have it working bidirectionally for openssh and
> unidirectionally (firefox browsers can authenticate servers) for https.
>  More is coming soon, and feedback is welcome, particularly from folks
> who are interested in TLS mechanisms.
>

Cool!