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Re: Cypherpunk Certification Authority

On Mon, 27 Nov 1995, Jeff Weinstein wrote:

> Alex Strasheim wrote:
> > 
> > > Basicly when the browser finds a new CA that it does know about it promts
> > > the user and through a series of dialog boxes the user chooses to trust it
> > > or not.
> > 
> > Is anyone running an ssl web server that would let us see how this works?
>   A little bird pointed me toward https://www.secret.org.  I have no
> idea who they are...

Another way to see the dialog boxes is to delete one of the CA's that 
came with Netscape Navigator and then connect to for example 

What software there is available (preferably non-commercial) to become a 
CA? Is for example the SSLeay package enough?

Jüri Kaljundi
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Digiturg http://www.digit.ee/