xdot509

A Microsoft Premier Field Engineer's blog on Cloud and Security Technologies

November, 2012

  • PKI Design Considerations: Certificate Revocation and CRL Publishing Strategies

    In this blog posting I want to talk about revocation, in particular CRLs. I will cover some strategies for designing a revocation solution. This includes determining where to host CDP Repositories and how best to configure CRL publishing. Revocation...
  • Windows Server 2012 Enterprise CA, XP Compatibility Link

    If you deploy an Enterprise CA on Windows Server 2012 you will have to disable a security setting to enable Windows XP clients to enroll for certificates. See: http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/6289.certification-authority-authentication...
  • HTC 8X

    I received my HTC 8X this week. It is such a beautiful phone. If you have time to stop by an AT&T or Verizon store, you should definitely take time to check it out.
  • Windows Server 2008 R2: Managing and Supporting Active Directory Services workshop in Chevy Chase, MD

    I will be teaching the "Windows Server 2008 R2: Managing and Supporting Active Directory Services" workshop in Chevy Chase, MD on February 5th - 7th. If you have a Premier contract (Microsoft Support), contact your TAM to reserve your seat! -Chris
  • Data Sense

    I normally post blog posts about PKI and not phones. However, I recently received my HTC 8X , which I love. On my previous phones, I had always wanted to track data usage by application. While there may have been apps that already provide this functionality...