[Cryptography] SSL Certificates are expiring...
hbaker1 at pipeline.com
Fri Jan 31 17:08:22 EST 2020
Forget the Y2K bug, "things" are starting to break as SSL Certificates start expiring.
Several authority certificates are expiring:
IoT = Internet of Expired Certificates.
Perfectly good HW, but with firmware that can't be updated.
I just hope that implantable medical devices can have their builtin certificates updated!
I wonder how many "smart" *cars* will stop running when their builtin SSL certificates expire?
Problems: bad hash functions (MDx,SHA1) are also causing certificate
problems even though the RSA algorithm -- even at 1024 bits -- still seems to be holding.
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