[cryptography] Security Pop-Up of the Day
James A. Donald
jamesd at echeque.com
Wed Sep 21 19:37:42 EDT 2011
On 2011-09-22 8:20 AM, Joe St Sauver wrote:
> Understood that would be the "zipless" ideal, but how would the binding
> of the private/public keypair to the email address occur then, eh?
Email client generates private/public keypair. Sends public key to CA
server. CA server certifies that the owner of the private key
corresponding to this public key is capable of receiving email at the
address, emails certificate it back to ostensible email address.
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