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Training Course 8 : Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) – In Depth


Date & duration : 10-13 July 2017  [4 day]
Venue : Tunis – Tunisia
Framework :

  • “AICTO” Action plan 2017 “Capacity Building” : Building skills in the field of ICT.


Objectives :

This 4-day course is designed to provide participants with an understanding of the PKI and the issues surrounding its implementation. This training is considered essential for anyone who needs to understand the PKI-related solutions (digital signature, time stamping) that are of fundamental importance to the design and the implementation of security critical online services. It covers the issues and the technologies involved in PKI in depth and gives hands-on practical experience of setting up and maintaining a variety of PKI solutions.
The course aims to explain:

  • How to deploy robust protection using the modern cryptographic techniques and protocols;
  • How to design, manage and use an X.509 Public Key Infrastructure (PKIX) and Certificates and Certificate Revocation Lists (CRL);
  • PKI policies, procedures and standards and protocols;
  • PKI-related services and solutions.

Pre-requisites : 

A general understanding of computer and telecom networks is required to fully benefit from this workshop.

Target audience : 

  • Arab ministries of Interior
  • Arab ministries of Defence
  • Public sector (ICT Ministries and public institutions)
  • Cybersecurity agencies
  • ICT regulators
  • ICT companies
  • ICT research organizations
  • Service providers
  • Telecom. Operators
  • Academia & All interested parties

Topics to be covered :

  • Cryptographic Security Mechanisms
  • Symmetric (Secret Key) Cryptosystems
  • Asymmetric (Public Key) Cryptosystems;
  • Secure Hash Functions
  • Recommended cryptographic algorithms and key lengths
  • Relevant PKI Standards and Protocols
  • PKI Policies and Procedures
  • PKI Architecture
  • Registration Authorities (RA)
  • Digital Certificates
  • PKI Software and Hardware Solutions
  • PKI Related Solutions
  • Cryptographic Programming Libraries (IAIK, Oracle JCA/JCE, Microsoft CNG, Bouncycastle, OpenSSL, …)
  • Secure Mobile Services (Mobile PKI and Mobile Signature)
  • Best Practices and Key Choices

Fees :

  • Registration Fees 1.400 USD$
  • 30% discount for operators and regulators AICTO member’s
  • 20% discount for Ministries of Telecommunications AICTO member’s
  • 10% discount for AICTO Associate Members
  • Free participation for least-developed countries
  • Additional discount for more than one participation
  • Registration fees cover : Training + Documentation + Lunches+ Coffee breaks
Registration :

If you’re interested in attending this training course, please fill out the  “Training Form” and send it back by fax through : 00 216 71 846 865.

NB : AICTO can provide interested participants with a list of hotels at preferential rates.

Contact :

For further inquiries, please contact

  • Eng / Mahmoud Abd Elwahab – Training Officer
  • Tel : +21671284187
  • Fax : +21671846865
  • Mobile : +21627715050
  • E-mail : | |


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