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Subject:   Run your own CA?
Date:   2004-01-22 06:46:01
From:   greenergrad
Is it possible to run your own CA if, say, you are in a university or corporate environment and want a good way to provide certificates to students or employees? Doesn't OS X include the open source tools necessary to do this? If so, how would they be used?
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  • FJ de Kermadec photo Run your own CA?
    2004-01-22 06:53:35  FJ de Kermadec | O'Reilly Blogger [View]

    Hi !

    It is indeed possible to run your very own CA by using some Mac OS X built-in tools. However, in that case, you really would need to set up high standards and a very reliable trust system something that sometimes cannot be done easily.

    All the documentation that you need much more than I could write in a Talkback can be found on the ADC ( Apple Developer Connection ) web site for free.

    Let me know if this helps !

    F.J.
    • Run your own CA?
      2004-01-22 07:11:00  greenergrad [View]

      Excellent. Thank you.