Friday, April 28, 2017

CAcert expiration notices

The CA known as CAcert provides certificate expiration notices that are easy and simple to follow. Here's  notice sent that shows various details

cert SN#

They are a free CA but for the most part not trusted by any well-known  OSes. Where they shine at ;

  • if you have a low experienced  CA team, CAcert could help with certificate signing for self-sign certificate
  • Great for lab and testing 
  • Great for  understanding the CSR and the  resulting Certificates that's generated
  • simple interface  for cert-management
  • great for POC ( proof-of-concept )
  • great for budget  users that just need any ole certificate ;)


Ken Felix
NSE ( network security expert) and Route/Switching Engineer
kfelix  -----a----t---- socpuppets ---dot---com
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