[Cryptography] "we need to protect [our dox] by at least encrypting them"
huitema at huitema.net
Tue Nov 8 18:47:04 EST 2016
On Tuesday, November 8, 2016 12:27 PM, Ian G wrote:
> The cost of this is in the cert. The slavish obsequiousness to CAs is
> going to cause massive heartache, as techs running toy servers have to
> keep running off to that one open CA, and these people - the influential
> techies running departments - will fight until they get effective
> self-signed pinning interfaces.
Arguably, something like "let's encrypt" goes a long way into removing the "slavish obsequiousness to CAs". That, and certificate transparency.
-- Christian Huitema
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