[Cryptography] New free TLS CA coming

Salz, Rich rsalz at akamai.com
Tue Nov 18 14:25:48 EST 2014

Initial drop of code and specs available here: https://github.com/letsencrypt 

>From https://letsencrypt.org/2014/11/18/announcing-lets-encrypt.html :

	Let's Encrypt is a new free certificate authority, built on a foundation of cooperation and openness, that lets everyone be up and running with basic server certificates for their domains through a simple one-click process. 

	Mozilla Corporation, Cisco Systems, Inc., Akamai Technologies, Electronic Frontier Foundation, IdenTrust, Inc., and researchers at the University of Michigan are working through the Internet Security Research Group ("ISRG"), a California public benefit corporation, to deliver this much-needed infrastructure in Q2 2015. The ISRG welcomes other organizations dedicated to the same ideal of ubiquitous, open Internet security.

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