Root Causes: A PKI and Security Podcast

Root Causes: A PKI and Security Podcast


Latest Episodes

Root Causes 1-33: Prepare for One-Year Limits on SSL Certificates
August 18, 2019

The CA/Browser Forum faces a proposed ballot to l…

Root Causes 1-32: Why Do Browsers and Academic Research Say Different Things About EV SSL?
August 15, 2019

Breaking research from two esteemed universities …

Root Causes 1-31: Using PKI to Authenticate Phone Callers
August 12, 2019

Few people know that caller ID numbers have no id…

Root Causes 1-30: When a Whole Country Has Its PII Stolen - Giant Breach Fines - Phishing with SSL
August 06, 2019

Recently we have seen major news items in some of…

Root Causes Special Bulletin: Kazakhstan Weaponizes the Public CA
July 30, 2019

The Kazakhstan government is taking measures to f…

Root Causes 1-29: Vulnerabilities in Cisco Routers and Other Device Integrity Controls
July 25, 2019

Security flaws in the device integrity modules of…

Root Causes 1-28: SSL Certificate Automation Through ACME
July 22, 2019

ACME is a new SSL certificate automation standard…

Root Causes 1-27: Pending Safe Browser Guidelines from Germany
July 18, 2019

The German government has published a draft of it…

Root Causes 1-26: The White House Wants to Prohibit End-to-End Encryption
July 13, 2019

The White House is the latest government entity s…

Root Causes 1-25: Entropy and Random Numbers
July 02, 2019

One cornerstone of successful cryptography is ent…