Difference between pages "Practical Crypto BoF" and "CAcert"

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A BoF on the topic of personal security and practical cryptography.
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CAcert is a community driven Certificate autority.
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The idea is to provide ssl certificates to the public without cost.
  
Since we have about 1 hour, perhaps:
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Please see [http://www.cacert.org/ cacert.org] for more information.
  
* 5 minutes to set an agenda
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Trust is built by face to face meetings where a trusted member an "Assurer" will certify id documents to verify identity.
* 45 minutes' discussion (FIFO speaking list, 3 minutes at a time)
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An assurer is someone that has had thair documents assured by at least 3 people and have been awarded enough points.
* remaining 10 minutes to chat (and arrange further discussion after the BoF ends)
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Please provide the best photo id you have possible.
  
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== What You will need ==
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An account on http://www.cacert.org/
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When creating the account your name must match your id.
  
Potential topics for discussion:
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If your account contains your first, middle and last name your id must also contain your first middle and last name.
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Passports are preferred, Drivers Licence is also ok, your student id is not.
  
* how the LA community can engage w/ tech security issues & resist subversion
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Please add yourself to the below if you want to be assured or are able to assure someone.
* vectors for advocacy
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* efficacy (or otherwise) of various "secure" webmail providers
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* hacking on tor, libpurple OTR, etc.
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* secure mobile communications (e.g. [6])
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* using OTR chat in Linux
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* running a tor bridge in Linux
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* running a secure SIP server in Linux
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* using tails, the privacy-focused live OS based on Debian
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== I am happy to assure someone ==
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* [[User:Daniel_sobey|Daniel Sobey]]
  
=== Attending ===
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== I would like to be assured ==
 
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* [[User:Phillip Smith|Phillip Smith]]
* [[user:Daniel Bryan|Daniel Bryan]]
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* [[User:Thomas_Sprinkmeier|Thomas Sprinkmeier]]
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* [[User:Daniel_sobey|Daniel Sobey]]
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Revision as of 17:27, 6 January 2014

CAcert is a community driven Certificate autority. The idea is to provide ssl certificates to the public without cost.

Please see cacert.org for more information.

Trust is built by face to face meetings where a trusted member an "Assurer" will certify id documents to verify identity. An assurer is someone that has had thair documents assured by at least 3 people and have been awarded enough points.

Please provide the best photo id you have possible.

What You will need

An account on http://www.cacert.org/ When creating the account your name must match your id.

If your account contains your first, middle and last name your id must also contain your first middle and last name. Passports are preferred, Drivers Licence is also ok, your student id is not.

Please add yourself to the below if you want to be assured or are able to assure someone.

I am happy to assure someone

I would like to be assured