Validating a Public-Key Certificate

Video Notes

This paper provides a survey of public-key certificates used for TLS.

Vimeo Description

To verify a web site’s identity, a browser uses a copy of the public key used by the authority that created the web site’s certificate.

Video notes:

Video #14 describes how web browsers handle the multitude of certificate authorities used today to sign web server certificates

The previous video describes the digital signature process

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