Digital release: June 2017
Paperback release: June 2017
First published in: August 2014
Language: English (568 pages)
Formats: Paperback, PDF, EPUB,
Kindle, Online; no DRM
Understanding and deploying SSL/TLS and PKI to secure servers and web applications, by Ivan Ristić
2017 revision now available! Three years on, we have a fully up-to-date book again. Read more about it on Ivan's blog.
For system administrators, developers, and IT security professionals, this book provides a comprehensive coverage of the ever-changing field of SSL/TLS and Internet PKI. Written by Ivan Ristić, a security researcher and author of SSL Labs, this book will teach you everything you need to know to protect your systems from eavesdropping and impersonation attacks.
TOC, Preface, and
Ivan’s SSL Work
Below are links to some of Ivan’s SSL work:
Qualys SSL Test
Detailed SSL configuration test of any public SSL server. Click here to test yours.
Hands-on SSL/TLS and PKI training;
(Remote in 2020)
The Best TLS Training in the World (covers both TLS and PKI)
If you're a developer, system administrator, or security professional, we'll teach you everything you need to know for your day-to-day work.
Training for Europe/Asia timezones coming up in September 2020.
Join us for four half-days full of fun practical work!