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Publication Citation: A More Efficient Use of Δ-CRLs

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Author(s): David A. Cooper;
Title: A More Efficient Use of Δ-CRLs
Published: May 01, 2000
Abstract: Δ-Certificate revocation lists (delta-CRLs) were designed to provide a more efficient way to distribute certificate status information. However, as this paper shows, in some environments, if delta-CRLs are used as was originally intended, the benefits of using delta-CRLs will be minimal if delta-CRLs are used as was originally intended. This paper provides an analysis of delta-CRLs that demonstrates the problems associated with issuing delta-CRLs in the traditional manner. A new, more efficient technique for issuing delta-CRLs, is presented.
Conference: IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy
Proceedings: Security and Privacy, Symposium | 21st | | IEEE
Dates: May 14-17, 2000
Keywords: certificate revocation,certificate revocation list,CRL,delta-CRL
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