[zeromq-dev] Proposal for ZeroMQ certificate format

T. Linden tlinden at cpan.org
Wed Oct 16 15:08:37 CEST 2013

On Wed, Oct 16, 2013 at 01:59:54PM +0200, Pieter Hintjens wrote:
> However I'm not convinced we can ignore manual verification. If I send
> you my public key and then call you to check whether you got it, how
> are you going to tell me what you got?

Well, that's an argument.

Then what about some kind of id? Something like PGP is using, e.g.:
0xA8960B17? I've got no clue how it's computed but such a key-id is
short enough for user verification.


    PGP Key: https://www.daemon.de/txt/tom-pgp-pubkey.txt
S/Mime Cert: https://www.daemon.de/txt/tom-smime-cert.pem
 Bitmessage: BM-2DAcYUx3xByfwbx2bYYxeXgq3zDscez8wC

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