This article provides information on x.509 certificates.
X.509 is the standard that defines the certificate context and layout. The most common algorithm for creating public and private keys are RSA and DSA, and keys are often referred to as RSA keys or DSA keys.
- DER :
- PEM :
- PKCS#12 : This format is also known as PFX.
- PKCS #7 : This is the Cryptographic Message Syntax Standard.