The World of PKI Standards Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) facilitates security services across a global community of users and across various applications. As such, standards are a key requirement for the success of PKI. Without standards for PKI data structures, trust management and interoperability, the use of PKI would be severely limited and may never have experienced the success it
The issue of critical infrastructure protection came into stark focus with the recent news that 75 airports fell victim to malicious intruders that were likely tied to a nation-state. This large-scale attack calls much-needed attention to the necessity of firming up cyber security in places like these.