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Table of Contents Contents CAcert. A user with at least assurance points is a Prospective Assurer, and may—after passing an Assurer Challenge [5] —verify other users; more assurance points allow the Assurer to assign more assurance points to others.

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September Learn how and when to remove this template message. As a result naming and name capitalization is not something that can easily be prescribed.

What it means to be a Member.

Since the ruling of precedents case a See below for more details. So if you cacerg to send someone an encrypted message you need your partner’s public key. The reasons for this are detailed in the Arbitration Precedents Case a If you want to keep a copy for yourself, please bring two copies of the form.

For several reasons some deviations of this preferred standard are accepted. However, a Member with assurer status assures, and uses a CAcert account to register the assurance. The Assurance Policy encourages using exact representations in unicode, but allows transliterations.


It is intended to be a bit on the assurwnce side and might be more restrictive as the policy itself. Titles and name extensions in the name of an individual may be omitted.

We do not want to repeat the AP here. This page was last edited on 29 Septemberat They go from 0 new Member to fully assured Member. The confidence level of the Assurance Statement is expressed by the Assurance Points. You receive these points by getting assured. Cacerf the person against the documents. Everyone may ask for an explicit reliable statement from you.

Verification and Measurement in the Caccert Of Trust To construct its global web of trust, CAcert uses a metrics system called Assurance Points to measure how well we know you. There is nothing that would explicitly prohibit this Assurance from being completed at this time. Certificates following the X standard including those issued by CAcert contain issuing and expiry dates, hashes or “data fingerprints” used to validate the certificate, and a unique serial number.

This means that anyone in the community may rely on your statement. Please follow the instructions on the CAcert web site and have the proper CAP form printed and available when we meet.

If the account is never created, the agreement is null and void, and your CAP can be marked so or destroyed. The limit of liability is balanced across the Community, as it applies to you as well as to anyone who has a dispute with you, so it is both a maximum to protect you and a liability directly to you. It can be take several days to weeks if there was a big event like the CeBit or so. It is much easier to point people to this web page then to write instructions for arranging to meet with me each time I get an inquiry.


Arbitration and dispute resolution. What is a Senior Assurer? caxert

Acceptable photo IDs are not so useful for young people under The CCA places a limit on monetary liability to you of 1. Because they are nowadays actively disabled by operating systems and applications, older MD5 signed certificates are not of any help to access a website with HTTPS.

It is supported by a growing community of assurers like you who are assurane of a “Web-of-Trust” for identity verifications.

Some easy ways to keep you informed about important changes assruance the policies are Subscribe to cacert lists. It also allows decryption of data which has been encrypted by the private key. Ask her to explain hers. Indeed, encourage her to be critical, and if it is her first time, issue 0 points to you.

Terminated Permanently in April You are personally responsible for this and in the mutual assurance with a non-Assurer, you remain responsible! The strength of these activities is based on the strength of the assurance.