Wed, 29 May 2019 11:24:37 +0200
#^DNS-OARC 30: Bad news for DANE | APNIC Blog
For many years the Domain Name X.509 certification system, or WebPKI, has been the weak point of Internet security. By ‘weak point’ you could as easily substitute ‘festering, rancid, underbelly’ and you would still be pretty much right on the mark! The massively distributed trust system has proved to be unmanageable in terms of integrity and there is a regular flow of stories of falsely issued certificates that have been used to perform intrusion attacks, eavesdrop on users, corrupt data and many other forms of malicious behaviours.