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Re: Crypto Stick now has open source PKCS#11 support

From: Henry Story <henry.story@bblfish.net>
Date: Wed, 29 Aug 2012 16:45:56 +0200
Cc: Niclas Hoyer <niclas@verbugt.de>, public-webid@w3.org
Message-Id: <BA2EC8FD-19F1-427B-AE8C-98771E7A752E@bblfish.net>
To: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>

On 29 Aug 2012, at 16:08, Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com> wrote:

> 
> 
> On 19 August 2012 09:40, Niclas Hoyer <niclas@verbugt.de> wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> I just read the great news on twitter and I'd like to share them:
> 
> "Thanks to dozents of sponsors we raised Euro 2000 to patch OpenSC for full Crypto Stick (and OpenPGP Card) support.
> [...]
> Now you can use the following applications with the Crypto stick, for instance:
> [...]
> Firefox web browser: Other than with passwords, some web sites (http://www.crypto-stick.com/en/certificate-authentication) allow users to login via client certificates which provides a better security."
> [1]
> 
> As I've got my own OpenPGP Card in my pocket, I'll try to use WebID with it as soon as the new OpenSC release is ready.
> 
> Also a nice list of s/w that allows cert login:

the ones that allow WebID are here I think:
   http://www.w3.org/wiki/Foaf%2Bssl/RelyingParties

We need to put a service together that automates the verifications and
listing of these services at some time.

The ones below appart from MyProfile don't I think support WebID,
and so are going to be quite uninteresting. It's not for no reason that
client certificates have not taken off.

Henry

> 
> Software
> 
> Application	 Category
> MyProfile	 WebID provider and social network
> Roundcube (plugin)	 Webmail
> Drupal (plugin)	 Content management system
> Media Wiki (plugin)	 Wiki
> Joomla!	 Content management system
> Apache + mod_ssl	 Web server
> OpenSSH	 SSH (remote secure shell) client and server
> Wordpress (plugin)	 Blog and CMS
> Tivoli	 System management framework
> Globalscape EFT	 managed file transfer (MFT)
> Oracle Identity Manager	 I&AM
> Fuse Source	 Middleware
> Liferay	 Blog
> FusionForge	 web-based project-management and collaboration software
> 
>  
> 
> [1] http://www.crypto-stick.com/2012/opensc-support-reaches-beta-status
> 
> Regards,
> Niclas
> 
> 
> 

Social Web Architect
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