DigiNotar SSL Certificates Revoked by Google and Mozilla

The latest stable version of Google Chrome (13.0.782.220) rejects SSL certificates issued by the Dutch firm DigiNotar as does the yet-to-be-released Mozilla Firefox 6.0.2. (Mozilla will also release an update to the 3.6 line: Firefox 3.6.22. My tests indicate this version also revokes DigiNotar as an SSL authority.) This drastic action comes in the wake … Read more

Mozilla.com Redirecting to Mozilla.org (SSL hell)

In response to the news that hundreds of web site SSL certificates were hacked from (fraudulently issed by) DigiNotar, the Mozilla foundation taken drastic action: permanently blocking all DigiNotar certificates in the latest version(s) of Firefox. So, what does that have to do with site redirection? My guess is that a hacked certificate has been … Read more