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H-OCSP: A protocol to reduce the processing burden in online certificate status validation

Author
Muñoz, J.; Esparza, O.; Forne, J.; Pallares, E.
Type of activity
Journal article
Journal
Electronic commerce research
Date of publication
2008-12
Volume
8
Number
4
First page
255
Last page
273
DOI
https://doi.org/10.1007/s10660-008-9024-y Open in new window
URL
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10660-008-9024-y Open in new window
Abstract
Public-key cryptography is widely used as the underlying mechanism for securing many protocols and applications in the Internet. A Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) is required to securely deliver public-keys to widely-distributed users or systems. The public key is usually made public by means of a digital document called certificate. Certificates are valid during a certain period of time; however, there are circumstances under which the validity of a certificate must be terminated sooner than as...
Keywords
Certification, DoS, OCSP, PKI, Revocation
Group of research
ISG - Information Security Group
SISCOM - Smart Services for Information Systems and Communication Networks

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