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CAcert Assurances at the LISA Conference in Seattle, WA, USA, 11 November 2014

The 28th Large Installation System Administration conference (aka. Lisa 2014) will be meeting November 9-14 in Seattle, WA, USA. We have held a CAcert Birds-of-a-Feather (BoF) session at several previous LISA events. The CAcert Assurance BoF at LISA 14 will be Tuesday evening November 11th. This session is open to the public. Full details are posted on the event page on the CACert Wiki:

http://wiki.cacert.org/Events/2014-11-11-LISA14

We will start with a presentation to introduce CAcert to newcomers. We will also discuss recent changes to the CCA (CACert Community Agreement), the TTP Assurance Program and other changes.. We will have several assurers there to do initial assurances. Mutual assurances are encouraged for getting practice and for answering questions. And there is the added benefit of earning experience points.

If you are in town for the conference or you live in the area, please join us to learn more about free digitial certificates available through CAcert.org.

Weiteres CAcert Event in Mittelfranken am 08.03.

Wer es am 6. Januar nicht nach Amberg geschafft hat, der hat am Samstag eine weitere Chance!

Zusammen mit dem Bürgernetzverein Nürnberger Land veranstaltet CAcert ein Assurance Event in Winkelhaid. Es werden Organisation Assurer anwesend sein, aber auch wer sich persönlich assuren lassen oder Informationen zu CAcert erhalten will ist herzlich eingeladen.

Nähere Infos gibt es unter www.cacert-bayern.de

Those from Central Frankonia who did not make it to the event on Jan 6 in Amberg get a second chance this Saturday!

In cooperation with Bürgernetzverein Nürnberger Land CAcert is staging an Assurance Event in Winkelhaid near Nürnberg. There will be Organisation Assurers on site, but everyone interested in a personal Assurance or information about CAcert is welcome.

For more details see www.cacert-bayern.de

CAcert Assurances at LISA conference, Washington, DC, USA 05 November 2013

The 27th Large Installation System Administration conference (aka. Lisa 2013) will be meeting Nov 3-8 in Washington, DC, USA. We have held a CAcert Birds-of-a-Feather (BoF) session at several of these. The CAcert Assurance BoF at LISA 13 will be Tuesday evening November 5th. This session is open to the public. Full details are posted on the event page on the CACert Wiki:

http://wiki.cacert.org/events/2013-11-05-LISA13

We will start with a presentation to cover the basics. We will also discuss the new TTP Assurance process. We will have several assurers there to do initial assurances. Mutual assurances are encouraged for getting practice and for answering questions. And there is the added benefit of earning experience points.

If you are in town for the conference or you live in the area, please join us to learn more about free digitial certificates available through CAcert.org.

CAcert at FrOSCon 8, Germany

CAcert is gladly announcing you the next big event with CAcert attendance: August, 24th-25th in Hochschule Bonn-Rhein Sieg in Sankt Augustin, near Bonn/Cologne FrOSCon 8 (Free and Open Source Software Conference) will take place, and CAcert will have a booth there as well. We are please to get in touch with you discussing about CAcert, recent trends and changes and looking forward to seeing you there!

Further information about FrOSCon: http://www.froscon.de/

Location of FrOSCon: http://osm.org/go/0GIHyj5b–?m=&relation=1322214

CAcert Assurances at LISA conference, San Diego, CA, USA 11 December 2012

The 26th Large Installation System Administration conference (aka. Lisa 2012) will be meeting Dec 9-14 in San Diego, CA, USA. We have held a CAcert Birds-of-a-Feather (BoF) session at several of these. The CAcert Assurance BoF at LISA 12 will be Tuesday evening December 11th. This session is open to the public. Full details are posted on the event page on the CACert Wiki:
https://wiki.cacert.org/events/2012-12-11-LISA12

We will start with a presentation to cover the basics. We will also discuss new policies and the changes that came out of the enhanced processes. We will have several assurers there to do initial assurances. Mutual assurances are encouraged for getting practice and for answering questions. And there is the added benefit of earning experience points.

If you are in town for the conference or you live in the area, please join us to learn more about free digitial certificates available through CAcert.org.

ATE Jena, March 29th 2012

Am Donnerstag, 29. März 2012 findet in der Uni Jena das nächste ATE statt.

  • Was hast du auf dem CAP Formular hinzuzufügen, wenn du Minderjährige überprüfst ?
  • Warum solltest du dir die 3 Buchstaben: R/L/O einprägen ?
  • Wie verhälst du dich, wenn du ein fremdes Ausweis Dokument zum erste mal prüfst ?

Jena Uni Campus
Antworten auf diese und andere Fragen erhaltet ihr auf dem Assurer Training Event.
Bringt geeignete Lichtbildausweise für Assurances mit.

Ein zusätzlicher Hinweis für ehemalige Tverify/Thawte Leute:
Das ATE ist auch eine sehr gute Möglichkeit eure Assurance und Experience Punkte in die Reihe zu bekommen, bevor diese gestrichen werden.

ATE-Jena findet statt:

  • Donnerstag, 29. März, 2012
  • Am Johannisfriedhof 2
  • Universitätsrechenzentrum der Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
  • Jena
  • 19:00 bis ca. 22:00 Uhr

Registrierung: Ich möchte am ATE-Jena teilnehmen

Vielleicht treffen wir uns ja da.

Mit bestem Gruß vom Events Team!

PS: Kontakt: Events

Weitere Infos im Wiki: ATE Jena im Wiki

FrOSCon 2011 in St. Augustin 20./21. August 2011

For the English version see below.

Auch in diesem Jahr wird CAcert wieder auf der FrOSCon am 20. und 21. August in St. Augustin mit einem Stand vertreten sein.
Des Weiteren wird es in Zusammenarbeit mit OpenOffice einen Vortrag zum Thema “Signieren von OpenOffice-Dokumenten” geben.
Sprecht uns auf dem Stand an, um zu erfahren, welche Aktivitäten zur Zeit bei CAcert durchgeführt und geplant sind.
Mehr unter http://wiki.cacert.org/events/FrOSCon2011

English
CAcert will be present again with a booth on the FrOSCon in St. Augustin 20th/21st August.
Further more there will be a speech about “Signing of OpenOffice documents” together with OenOffice.
Feel free to come along and ask us what CAcert is doing at the moment and what are the plans for the near future. More see http://wiki.cacert.org/events/FrOSCon2011

Community 2010 March Update

  • 2010-03-30 New Roots task force offers SHA2 based roots/end user certificates for testing
  • 2010-03-30 Software-Assessment Project telco 2010-03-30
    • GIT as the future Software Assessment repository passed test successful
    • Testserver needs Testserver Management System, action plans triggered to start a deployment
  • 2010-03-27 Walter Güldenberg appointed as Events Team Leader
  • 2010-03-26 Sysadmin team works out way forward for SNI, client certificate authentication and SSL renegotiation changes in browsers
  • 2010-03-26 Security Policy – Board vetos Security Policy Draft regarding point 9.1.4.2. Coverage – Board sighting conflicts with CAcert incorporated rules
  • 2010-03-25 Ongoing update of CAcert Officers list
  • 2010-03-24 First ATE in 2010 season: ATE-Sydney with 6 co-Audited Assurances and addtl. 14 interested Attendees
    • Discussions through email and irc about how to seed CAcert deserts. Plans for contacting Usergroups (existing IT related social networks)
    • mostly, area has many old SuperAssurers that will have faded away
  • 2010-03-21 Board Meeting 2010-03-21 “Determine Root escrow and recovery mechanism” review ends with no consensus
  • 2010-03-18 Rasika Dayarathna, our Privacy Officer, resigned due to lack of time. Looking forward to rejoining us later.
  • 2010-03-14 Boards Projects Overview Page started deployment
    • with this page, Board and also Community can get a better overview over the running and upcoming projects regarding Audit
    • currently active areas/projects:
  • 2010-03-13 Board Members allowed to serve on arbitration team again
  • 2010-03-06 Daniel Black gets appointed as Infrastructure Team Leader
  • 2010-03-06 Efficiency gain – Policy Officer empowered to perform minor adjustments to policy
  • 2010-03-06 CeBIT 2010 Big Assurance Event successful passed after 5 days with a team of about 8 to 12 and more Assurers. CAcert was one of the 15 projects on the booth at the Open Source Project Lounge sponsored by Linux New Media.
  • 2010-03-03 Co-Audited Assurances Program finalized and starts at CeBIT 2010

Contributions to this Community Update by: Ian, Daniel, Uli