Category: Security and Encryption

Digital Certificate Generation and OpenSSL

Digital certificates are used to help secure communications across networks, including the Internet. Web servers that are accessed via the HTTPS protocol involve the use of digital certificates on the server side and, in some circumstances, on the client side

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Using GnuTLS With Apache httpd 2.2

An alternative to using OpenSSL with Apache httpd is to use GnuTLS.  GnuTLS supports TLS 1.2 and TLS 1.1 aside from the cryptographic protocols supported by OpenSSL.  Note, however, that SSL 2.0 is not supported. GnuTLS also supports secure renegotiation which

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