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PKI and digital certificates

PKI and digital certificates: CISSP Cert Prep: 3 Security Architecture and Engineering
PKI and digital certificates: CISSP Cert Prep: 3 Security Architecture and Engineering

The public key infrastructure (PKI) solves many of the practical issues associated with the web of trust by introducing the concept of certificate authorities. Instead of relying on peer-to-peer trust relationships, the public key infrastructure relies upon the trust that participants have in highly trusted, centralized service providers. These providers, known as certificate authorities, form the basis of the public key infrastructure.

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