Gossiping in CT
draft-ietf-trans-gossip-03

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Last updated 2017-01-09 (latest revision 2016-07-08)
Replaces draft-linus-trans-gossip-ct
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Abstract

The logs in Certificate Transparency are untrusted in the sense that the users of the system don't have to trust that they behave correctly since the behavior of a log can be verified to be correct. This document tries to solve the problem with logs presenting a "split view" of their operations. It describes three gossiping mechanisms for Certificate Transparency: SCT Feedback, STH Pollination and Trusted Auditor Relationship.

Authors

Linus Nordberg (linus@nordu.net)
Daniel Gillmor (dkg@fifthhorseman.net)
Tom Ritter (tom@ritter.vg)

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