Tag | ssl

  1. Let's Encrypt

    According to the post by Andreas Gal, EFF, Mozilla, Cisco, Akamai, and IdenTrust are going to form Internet Security Research Group which will start the Let's Encrypt ceritificate authority service in 2015 Q2.

    Let's Encrypt is expected to become a free, automated, and open SSL sertificate authority which aims to …


  2. SSL Certificate

    I would like to run shellinabox and my private blog system through HTTPS protocol. However, an SSL certificate is really expensive, thus I decided to run our own certificate authority and distribute my cacert.pem through GitHub Pages.

    In general, running a certificate authority requires three steps:

    1. Create a RSA …