Using root CAs as a trusted 3rd party

Milo gnupg at
Mon Jan 23 16:44:42 CET 2012

On 01/23/2012 03:24 PM, Mark H. Wood wrote:
> On Sat, Jan 21, 2012 at 01:49:20PM -0800, Ken Hagler wrote:
> (...)
> I guess that the lesson is:  don't assume.  Find out for yourself
> whether a CA is worthy of your trust, before trusting.

Well, that could be a big challenge. In addition consider those:

... And many, many more examples. There were discussions about x509 and
CA's credibility or ability to perform their tasks. Not much to add here
I think.


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