A WWW based Certification Infrastructure for Secure Open Network Transactions

  • Tomas Gustaysson
Part of the IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology book series (IFIPAICT)


This paper describes the development of a WWW based interface to a Public Key Infrastructure. The WWW interface can be used to provide easy user access to certification functions, as well as automatic on-line functionality for various security enhanced applications. The paper describes the certification system and its use based on the WWW interface.


Public Key Infrastructure WWW X.509 PEM CMS 


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© IFIP International Federation for Information Processing 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • Tomas Gustaysson
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  1. 1.Department of Computer and SystemSciences Stockholm University & RoyalKistaSweden

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