openPGP vs x509
Per Tunedal Casual
pt at radvis.nu
Tue Apr 13 12:39:33 CEST 2004
At 20:34 2004-04-07, Werner Koch wrote:
>For a casual user it is far easier to create a PGP key than an X.509
>key/certificate. You can instantly do this with OpenPGP tools (ssh is
>similar) whereas you have to go into lengthy discussions with OpenSSL
>to create even just a self-signed certificate containing a usable
OT? I have been looking for tools to make self-signed X.509 but haven't
found any. Do you have any hints? Links?
Rational: some people refuse using PGP-encryption/signing.
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