Re: setting up an own certificate authority

From: David Henriksson (davhen-0_at_student.ltu.se)
Date: 09/02/04


Date: Thu, 02 Sep 2004 22:14:14 +0200

Pamela wrote:
> Hi,
>
> i'm convinced that working with a third party for setting up a certificate
> for SSL is the best way to work.
>
> Although I would like to learn to make my own certificate authority for
> educational reasons.
>
> I find somethings on the web like http://slwww.epfl.ch/SIC/SL/CA/
> but there are refering to some software of which I don't know if I can trust
> this.
>
> Can anyone say me, which software (if needed) I'd better install.
>
>
> Greetings and thanks
>
> Pamela
>
>

Go to www.openssl.org and download openssl. If you are using windows
then you can download a windows binary of openssl.

Regards
David