Using HTTPS with Google Chrome

This chapter provides tutorial notes and example codes on HTTPS Web sites in Google Chrome. Topics include why Web browsers need certificates; viewing the certificate from an HTTPS Web server; saving the certificate from a server to a certificate file; exporting certificates to files.

Visiting "https" Web Site with Google Chrome

Viewing Server Certificate in Google Chrome

Viewing Server Certificate Path in Google Chrome

Exporting Server Certificate to File in Google Chrome

Viewing Trusted Root CA Certificates in Google Chrome

Listing of Trusted Root CA in Google Chrome

Exporting Root Certificate to File from Google Chrome

Deleting Root CA Certificates from Google Chrome

Google Chrome Shares Windows PKI with IE

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Table of Contents

 About This Book

 Introduction of PKI (Public Key Infrastructure)

 Introduction of HTTPS (Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure)

Using HTTPS with Google Chrome

 Using HTTPS with Mozilla Firefox

 HTTPS with IE (Internet Explorer)

 Perl Scripts Communicating with HTTPS Servers

 PHP Scripts Communicating with HTTPS Servers

 Java Programs Communicating with HTTPS Servers

 Windows Certificate Stores and Console

 .NET Programs Communicating with HTTPS Servers

 CAcert.org - Root CA Offering Free Certificates

 PKI CA Administration - Issuing Certificates

 Comodo Free Personal Certificate

 Digital Signature - Microsoft Word

 Digital Signature - OpenOffice.org 3

 S/MIME and Email Security

 PKI (Public Key Infrastructure) Terminology

 Outdated Tutorials

 References

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