Closed Bug 1243869 Opened 6 years ago Closed 6 years ago

Turn on Email trust bit for Actalis Authentication Root CA certificate in NSS

Categories

(NSS :: CA Certificates Code, task)

task
Not set
normal

Tracking

(firefox47 affected)

RESOLVED FIXED
Tracking Status
firefox47 --- affected

People

(Reporter: kwilson, Unassigned)

References

Details

(Whiteboard: Updated in NSS 3.23)

This bug requests that the Email trust bit be enabled for the following root certificate owned by Actalis.

Friendly Name: Actalis Authentication Root CA
Cert Location: Already included
SHA-1 Fingerprint: F3:73:B3:87:06:5A:28:84:8A:F2:F3:4A:CE:19:2B:DD:C7:8E:9C:AC
Trust Flags: Code; Email; Websites
Test URL: https://ssltest-a.actalis.it:8443

This CA has been assessed in accordance with the Mozilla project guidelines, and the change approved in bug 1176188. 

The next steps are as follows:
1) A representative of the CA must confirm that all the data in this bug is correct.
2) A Mozilla representative creates a patch with the requested change, and provides a special test version of Firefox.
3) A representative of the CA uses the test version of Firefox and the Certificate Manager to confirm (by adding a comment in this bug) that the correct change has been made.
4) The Mozilla representative requests that another Mozilla representative review the patch.
5) The Mozilla representative adds (commits) the patch to NSS, then closes this bug as RESOLVED FIXED.
6) At some time after that, various Mozilla products will move to using a version of NSS which contains the change. This process is mostly under the control of the release drivers for those products.
Adriano, Please see step #1 above.
All the data in this bug is correct, but for a test URL please use https://testct.actalis.it/ if needed, temporarily, as we are in progress of updating the other URL.
Thanks for confirming that the data in this bug is correct, and for providing another test URL.

Root inclusions are usually grouped and done as a batch when there is either a large enough set of changes or about every 3 months.

At some point in the next 3 months a test build will be provided and this bug will be updated to request that you test it. Since you are cc'd on this bug, you will get notification via email when that happens.
Depends on: 1247990
The test build is available here:
https://archive.mozilla.org/pub/firefox/try-builds/kaie@kuix.de-4897de4acb25ddb71d521adb05b86667c000aed7/

Please test the FirefoxDeveloperEdition.app as described here: 
https://wiki.mozilla.org/CA:How_to_apply#Testing_Inclusion
and add a comment to this bug when you are finished testing.
I have tested under Windows and OSX, and it looks okay.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 6 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Whiteboard: Updated in NSS 3.23
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