Unauthorized servers for online certificates status verification

  • Witold Maćków
  • Jerzy Pejaś


This paper is a continuation of the proposal of the linked authenticated dictionaries usage for certificate revocation. Usage of specific data structures allows preparing online certificate status verification protocol, in which status servers are unauthorized entities. Additionally this scheme provides possibility of generating certificate status requests dependent on time and achieving responses about status of archival certificates


certificate revocation authenticated dictionary dictionaries linking online certificate status protocol 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Witold Maćków
    • 1
  • Jerzy Pejaś
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of Computer Science and Informations SystemsTechnical University of SzczecinSzczecin

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