Week 9: Law & Internet Seminar (LAW 745)
Digital Signatures, Certificates & the Public Key Infrastructure
We will focus on the use of digital signatures in commerce, and the need
they create for a digital signature infrastructure. Current proposals
envisage this consisting primarily of Certification Authorities (CAs) that
would link identities (or other facts about persons) to public keys.
Basic Policy Issues
Please put a short (3+ paragraphs) description of your paper topic
on your website.
Last week's assignment.
Next week's assignment.
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