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Project Description

TLS Server Certificate Management

Date Published: November 2017


William Haag (NIST), W. Polk (NIST), Murugiah Souppaya (NIST), William Barker (Dakota Consulting), Paul Turner (Venafi), Russ Housley (Vigil Security)



certificate management; private-key security; certification authority (CA); CA compromise; automatic certificate management environment (ACME); secure sockets layer (SSL); transport layer security (TLS); public key infrastructure (PKI)
Control Families

None selected


Project Description (pdf)

Supplemental Material:
Project Homepage

Related NIST Publications:
SP 1800-16 (Draft)
SP 1800-16 (Draft)
SP 1800-16

Document History:
10/12/17: Project Description (Draft)
11/09/17: Project Description (Final)