Website owners urged to adopt new HTTPS certificate checking options

John Leonard
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Certificate authorities and browser makers vote to make new certification checks mandatory

For a few years now the CA/Browser Forum, a voluntary group of certification authorities (CAs), browser vendors and software vendors that use SSL/TLS encryption, has been endorsing Certificate Auth...

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