Security and Identity in the Cloud

Cloud Identity Blog is my way to discuss, show and share information about different technology topics, mainly in the Security, Identity and Access Management areas.

January, 2009

  • Registration Authority and Device Certificates

    Registration Authority (RA) in PKI implementations is used to authorize  issuance of certificates to the certificate subscriber. Usually it is used with user certificates, especially if they are issued on the Smart Cards. In some implementations...
  • Old Certificates Identification and Removal

    Certificate renewal on Web sites can be a big nightmare, especially if you have hundreds of them and if you don’t know when they are going to expire. Also, sometime you have change the Issuing CA from one to another and finding out the certificate chain...