Naming of CAs in our root program is confusing and misleading

RESOLVED WONTFIX

Status

NSS
CA Certificate Root Program
RESOLVED WONTFIX
4 years ago
6 months ago

People

(Reporter: briansmith, Assigned: Kathleen Wilson)

Tracking

Firefox Tracking Flags

(Not tracked)

Details

Consider ANSSI. It's under "PM/SGDN" -> IGC/A. Why isn't it under "ANSSI"?

See the comments in this thread:
http://www.reddit.com/r/netsec/comments/1sc3t8/french_ca_anssi_issuing_unauthorized_certs_for/

Notice how some people thought that ANSSI wasn't even included in Firefox yet, after looking for it.

Similarly, Comodo roots exists under multiple names. We should clean that up.
(Assignee)

Comment 1

9 months ago
We won't be making a code change in regards to this.
Assignee: nobody → kwilson
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 9 months ago
Component: CA Certificates → CA Certificates
Product: NSS → mozilla.org
Resolution: --- → WONTFIX
Version: trunk → other

Updated

6 months ago
Product: mozilla.org → NSS
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