There’s presented a proposal of a new certificate revocation scheme using linked authenticated dictionaries in the note. It was mainly basis of idea of Certificate Revocation Trees linking, but it’s more generall. This scheme prevents Certification Authority doing some possible frauds. This way the neccessery trust level to CA is decreased.
This paper is a continuation of the proposal of the linked authenticated dictionaries usage for certificate revocation. Usage of specific data structures allows preparing online certificate status verification protocol, in which status servers are unauthorized entities. Additionally this scheme provides possibility of generating certificate status requests dependent on time and achieving responses...
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