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PowerShell PKI Module (PSPKI) v3.5 New Year Edition

By Vadims Podāns | Jan 8, 2020
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Hello everyone, we are announcing a public availability of PowerShell PKI module v3.5 New Year Edition. New version is a big work around various aspects of PKCS#7 format and messages. Here is a summary of what we’ve done:Time-Stamp Protocol clientAs a part of improved support of PKCS#7 messages, we added a .NET-compatible RFC 3161 Time-Stamp…

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ASN.1 Editor v1.4 (Christmas Edition)

By Vadims Podāns | Dec 17, 2019
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Hello world! I’m glad to announce a new version of ASN.1 Editor. I called this version as Christmas Edition, because it’s the end of the year. This version includes not only bug fixes, but some features. Changes in UI look When I shared screenshot of ASN tree view, not all people figured what numbers next…

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Managing Risk from TLS Inspection

By ThePKIGuy | Nov 27, 2019
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Recently, the National Security Agency (NSA) published a guide to Managing Risk from Transport Layer Security Inspection. The guide is designed to highlight the unique risks introduced into environments by the use of TLS inspection appliances. It also covers a few recommendations on how to secure these devices. There are some additional areas we recommend…

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A comprehensive RFP/RFI guide to procuring PKI and digital certificate solutions

By ThePKIGuy | Nov 25, 2019
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How to Future-Proof IoT Security

By ThePKIGuy | Nov 5, 2019
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Deleting certificates from Windows Certificate Store programmatically (PowerShell and C#)

By Vadims Podāns | Oct 2, 2019
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Yesterday I went through one thread on Reddit: New to PS and want to create a script to clear all personal certificates from a local machine and something was suspicious to me. Then I went further and asked google for similar question and examined first page: Delete certificate from Computer Store Removing a certificate from…

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PowerShell PKI Module v3.4.2 and upcoming plans

By Vadims Podāns | Aug 26, 2019
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I’m glad to announce that a new version of PowerShell PKI (PSPKI) module is released. It is available for installation from PowerShell Gallery: https://www.powershellgallery.com/packages/PSPKI/ PSPKI was in stable development for last year and most changes are bug fixes and usability improvements. Release notes for v3.4.2: https://www.pkisolutions.com/tools/release-notes-for-pspki-v342/. However, it doesn’t mean that the module is done…

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Basic Constraints certificate extension

By Vadims Podāns | Aug 12, 2019
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Hello everyone! Today I’m going to talk about X.509 Basic Constraints certificate extension. Basic Constraints is an X.509 Version 3 certificate extension and is used to identify the type of the certificate holder/subject. In the past (prior to version 3 X.509 certificates) it was impossible to identify who is the subject: CA certificate or end…

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SHAKEN/STIR is Getting Real

By ThePKIGuy | Aug 5, 2019
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