Identifying Servers with Certificates

Video Notes

RedHat provides an extensive explanation of certificates, what they are, and how they authenticate web sites, servers, clients, or people.

The Linux Documentation Project provides a “how to” about SSL certificates.

Vimeo Description

SSL/TLS uses public-key certificates to authenticate web sites.

Video notes:

Video #12 explains the digital signature process

The previous video explains SSL/TLS using the RSA public-key cipher

See the entire Cryptosmith series in its album