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  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    Null Prefix Attacks Against SSL/TLS Certificates

    The SSL and TLS protocols aim to provide secrecy, authenticity, and integrity safeguarding communication from both passive and active adversaries. SSL and TLS rely heavily on the x500 certificate structure in order to deliver authenticity, and both parties in an SSL/TLS connection have the opportunity to identify themselves with an...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    Sub-Prime PKI: Attacking Extended Validation SSL

    One of the attributes that the paper discusses is the type of SSL certificate presented by a web server when negotiating a secure connection. Modern web browsers support both Domain Validated (DV) and Extended Validation (EV) SSL certificates. EV SSL certificates were created to combat phishing and other web based...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2009

    Windows Vista Security Internals

    Windows Vista introduces some significant changes in its security architecture; there are also some major changes between Vista RTM (release-to-manufacturing; a Microsoft term for "Gold" code or SP0) and Vista SP1. This paper first provides a brief overview of some of those architectural changes, and will then focus on the...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    Sub-Prime PKI: Attacking Extended Validation SSL

    One of the attributes that the paper discusses is the type of SSL certificate presented by a web server when negotiating a secure connection. Modern web browsers support both Domain Validated (DV) and Extended Validation (EV) SSL certificates. EV SSL certificates were created to combat phishing and other web based...

    Provided By Black Hat

  • White Papers // Feb 2009

    Windows Vista Security Internals

    Windows Vista introduces some significant changes in its security architecture; there are also some major changes between Vista RTM (release-to-manufacturing; a Microsoft term for "Gold" code or SP0) and Vista SP1. This paper first provides a brief overview of some of those architectural changes, and will then focus on the...

    Provided By Black Hat

  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    Null Prefix Attacks Against SSL/TLS Certificates

    The SSL and TLS protocols aim to provide secrecy, authenticity, and integrity safeguarding communication from both passive and active adversaries. SSL and TLS rely heavily on the x500 certificate structure in order to deliver authenticity, and both parties in an SSL/TLS connection have the opportunity to identify themselves with an...

    Provided By Black Hat