At 06:40 PM 8/14/2002 +0530, Udaya Kumar.R wrote:
On Mon, 12 Aug 2002, Parthasarathy R Wrote :
m2part :www.pyca.de (correct me if I am wrong). He then went
m2part :on to explain how a public & private key of a
m2part :particular person are certified in Open CA. From what
m2part :I understood i guess the public and private keys are
m2part :sent to a RA(Registration Authority ?) who/which then
m2part :validates the details provided by the person/system.
Is it necessary to send the private key too ?
m2part :After the RA is convinced about the validity of the
m2part :information provided and then the public key is stored
m2part :into the CA repository. By following this method the
m2part :person/system is restricted from accessing CA
m2part :repository directly. There was also an
Can somebody please explain why it is necessary to access the
CA's repository by person other than the CA ?
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