What are Root Certificates for Windows?

3 Comments

  1. “The Private key encrypts the data and is sent to the recipient having the public key. The recipient decrypts the data using the public key.”

    Isn’t that backwards?

  2. “Isn’t that backwards?”
    Yes – you are correct. The article is wrong. The public key is used to encrypt and the private to decrypt.

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