nginx.conf 2016

April King

The Rise of Let’s Encrypt and the Future with a Fully Encrypted Web

Sep 2016

In the 20 years since the introduction of SSL by Netscape, the overall use of HTTPS on the Internet has remained depressingly low. In late 2015, a free certificate authority named Let’s Encrypt opened, making free digital certificates easily avaiable for the first time.

In this session you’ll learn all about Let’s Encrypt and how it has changed the sad story of poor HTTPS adoption in just a single year! I’ll also demonstrate how to install a digital certificate on NGINX with Let’s Encrypt and test it with Qualys’s SSL Labs.

April King

Information Security Engineer on the Mozilla Cloud Services team, developing Mozilla...


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