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[Discuss] [BLU/Officers] update instructions for key signing

On Tue, Sep 18, 2018 at 10:02 AM Derek Atkins <warlord at> wrote:

> Bill Ricker <bill.n1vux at> writes:
> >  (b) closed intranet (no BYOD allowed) where one IT org controls both the
> > desktops and the webservers, and you install the Corp private selfsigned
> CA
> > key into IT release of IE/Edge, FF, Chrome.
> The downside of this latter approach is that the IT org can then sign
> certs for *ANY* other site and therefore intercept all HTTPS traffic
> they wish to see.

If the IT / SEC group is competent to do the one, they're probably already
doing the other!

(And possibly consider themselves legally required to, to prevent
exfiltration of sensitive data -- HIPAA, SARBOX, ...)

Bill Ricker
bill.n1vux at

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