A certificate authority (CA) is an entity that issues digital certificates, which are used to establish secure connections over a network, typically the Internet. The CA acts as a trusted third-party by verifying the identity of a certificate’s owner: for example, the certificate found when you go to https://www.facebook.com is verified as belonging to Facebook.
Victoria Martin works in Ottawa as part of the FortiOS
technical documentation team. She graduated with a Bachelor's degree from Mount Allison University, after which she attended Humber College's book publishing program, followed by the more practical technical writing program at Algonquin College. She does need glasses but also likes wearing them, since glasses make you look smarter.
Latest posts by Victoria Martin (see all)