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Re: CA certificates

Nathanael Nerode wrote:

Florian Weimer wrote:

I've digged a bit more, and VeriSign actually has a license governing
the *use* of their certificates (including the root and intermediate


The license seems to violate DFSG §6.  It also fails the Desert Island

Can we all say:

In this case I believe we had better hope that the certificates are not
copyrightable.  I don't think public keys are by any stretch.

In some countries (USA and Germany?) lists/databases are copyrightable,
even is single data is not! (phone book, games scores and statistics,...)


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