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bio website blog.esskar.de
location Germany
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creator of schmoose, passionate about software development and more ... far more ...


Apr
15
awarded  Notable Question
Feb
6
awarded  Nice Question
Sep
14
answered Are self-signed certificates actually more secure than CA signed certificates now?
Sep
2
awarded  Commentator
Sep
2
comment ECC in (Open)PGP
@KayproII not sure, en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ECC_patents says that patent is only on implementation technique not on the actual idea behind ECC!
Aug
31
awarded  Popular Question
May
14
revised RFC 6637: Algorithm-Specific Fields for ECDH
tell people about RFC 6637 support.
May
12
comment RFC 6637: Algorithm-Specific Fields for ECDH
it is not yet finished. i will push everything to this git repository: github.com/esskar/BouncyCastle.Crypto
May
12
accepted RFC 6637: Algorithm-Specific Fields for ECDH
May
12
comment RFC 6637: Algorithm-Specific Fields for ECDH
yes, that explains it well. i should have looked up the word "ephemeral" in the dictionary! :-)
May
12
revised RFC 6637: Algorithm-Specific Fields for ECDH
better understanding of what the public key is
May
12
revised RFC 6637: Algorithm-Specific Fields for ECDH
fixed the links
May
12
accepted User Groups (Circles) Inside a Web of Trust
May
12
comment User Groups (Circles) Inside a Web of Trust
a make this the answer, because it is good and it is the only one. cheers and thanks.
May
12
asked RFC 6637: Algorithm-Specific Fields for ECDH
Apr
30
comment User Groups (Circles) Inside a Web of Trust
@TildalWave: i added the section about "designated revoker". any thoughts on that?
Apr
30
revised User Groups (Circles) Inside a Web of Trust
add section about designated revoker.
Apr
30
comment User Groups (Circles) Inside a Web of Trust
i want to join/leave circles. a company was just an example. circle can be created individually, so a ca is not a real option because then the CA has to know all circles or i need a CA for each circle.
Apr
30
reviewed Approve suggested edit on User Groups (Circles) Inside a Web of Trust
Apr
30
asked User Groups (Circles) Inside a Web of Trust