New CA/B Forum Proposal to Shorten Certificate Lifetimes: Will It Improve Security?

Discussion in 'privacy technology' started by mood, Aug 12, 2019.

  1. mood

    mood Updates Team

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    New CA/B Forum Proposal to Shorten Certificate Lifetimes: Will It Improve Security?
    August 12, 2019
    https://www.digicert.com/blog/how-r...icate-lifetimes-to-one-year-would-affect-you/
     
  2. Umbra

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    and you wonder why threat actors are laughing hard...using workarounds instead of a finding a proper solution...
     
  3. xxJackxx

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    It's a money grab. Shorten the life and then raise the prices to where they were before.
     
  4. mood

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    Google wants to reduce lifespan for HTTPS certificates to one year
    A Google proposal would cut lifespan of SSL certificates from 825 days to 397 days
    August 17, 2019

    https://www.zdnet.com/article/google-wants-to-reduce-lifespan-for-https-certificates-to-one-year/
     
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