The future is not yet set

Haight, Timothy
September 1997
Network World;09/22/97, Vol. 14 Issue 38, p46
Trade Publication
Focuses on the Secure Electronic Transaction protocol (SET) for electronic commerce. Authentication of certificates; Privacy issues; Registration process; Security concerns; Comments from industry executives on SET.


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