Home » Author Archives: admin (page 22)

Author Archives: admin

CA/Browser Forum Revises Bylaws for Associate Members

CA/Browser Forum Revises Bylaws for Associate Members On March 25, 2014, the CA/Browser Forum adopted version 1.1 of its bylaws to recognize its long-standing relationships, industry liaisons, and involvement of other organizations in the Forum’s activities. These have included the AICPA/CICA WebTrust Task Force, the European Telecommunications Standards Institute, and several other organizations. A copy of these new bylaws is ... Read More »

Ballot 119 – Remove “OfIncorporation” from OID descriptions in EVG 9.2.5(passed)

Ballot 119 – Remove “OfIncorporation” from OID descriptions in EVG 9.2.5 Yea: ANF, Certinomis, Comodo, DigiCert, GlobalSign, Izenpe, Logius PKIoverheid, OpenTrust, QuoVadis, SECOM Trust, SSC, StartCom, Symantec, Trend Micro, Trustis, WoSign, Google, Microsoft, and Mozilla. Nay: None Abstain: None Result: Ballot passed   Rob Stradling of Comodo made the following motion, and Ben Wilson from DigiCert and Chema López González ... Read More »

Ballot 117 – EV Code Signing Guidelines Corrections(passed)

Ballot 117 – EV Code Signing Guidelines Corrections Yea: ANF, Certinomis, DigiCert, GlobalSign, Izenpe, Logius PKIoverheid, OpenTrust, QuoVadis, SECOM Trust, SSC, StartCom, Symantec, Trend Micro, Trustis, WoSign, Microsoft, and Mozilla. Nay: Comodo, Network Solutions, and Google. Abstain: Buypass Results: Ballot passed Updated version is posted here on the EV Code Signing page. Jeremy Rowley of DigiCert made the following motion, ... Read More »

Ballot 116 – Bylaw Amendment for Associate Member Category(passed)

Ballot 116 – Associate Member Category Yea: ANF, Certinomis, DigiCert, GlobalSign, Izenpe, Logius PKIoverheid, OpenTrust, QuoVadis, SECOM Trust, SSC, StartCom, Symantec, Trend Micro, Trustis, WoSign, Microsoft, and Mozilla Nay: None Abstain: None Results: Ballot passed   Ben Wilson of DigiCert made the following motion, and Dean Coclin from Symantec and Ryan Sleevi from Google endorsed it:  Motion Begins In order ... Read More »

2014-03-20 Minutes

Notes of meeting, CAB Forum, 20 March 2014, Version 1 1.  Antitrust Statement was read. 2.  Agenda reviewed. 3.  Present:  Ben Wilson, Doug Beattie, Phill Hallam-Baker, Jeremy Rowley, Atsushi Inaba, Ryan Sleevi, Eddy Nigg, Geoff Keating, Dean Coclin, Kirk Hall, Robin Alden, Gerv Markham, Moudrick Dadashov, Rick Andrews 4.  Minutes of 30-Jan-2014 and 6-Mar-2014 were approved. 5.  Ballot review:  Current tally ... Read More »

2014-03-06 Minutes

Notes of meeting, CAB Forum, 6 March 2014, Version 1 1.   Present:  Ben Wilson, Atsushi Inaba, Adam Clark, Ryan Sleevi, Atilla Biler, Doug Beattie, Marcelo Silva, Dean Coclin, Eddy Nigg, Kirk Hall, Wayne Thayer, Jeremy Rowley, 2.  Antitrust Statement and Agenda Review:  Ben read the Antitrust Statement and reviewed the agenda.  New member applications were briefly reviewed.  Mat Caughron has ... Read More »

2014-02-19 Minutes of Mountain View F2F Meeting – 31

Meeting 31 Minutes – Mountain View Face-to-Face The antitrust statement was read. Present:  Eneli Kirme, Robin Alden, Don Sheehy, Jeremy Rowley, Ben Wilson, Arno Fielder, Doug Beattie, Wayne Thayer, Joanna Fox, Ryan Sleevi, (Ben Laurie and Eran Messeri by phone), Francisco Arias, Tomofumi Okubo, Iñigo Barreira, Tom Albertson, Sid Stamm, Stephen Davidson (by phone), Moudrick Dadashov, Cornelia Enke, Rick Andrews, ... Read More »

Ballot 110 – Motion to Adopt Version 1.1 of the Bylaws(failed)

With 6 “yes” votes from CAs (Digicert, Symantec, TrendMicro, Disig, GlobalSign, and SECOM) and 2 “no” votes from Browsers (Mozilla and Google), Ballot 110 made quorum but did not pass. On 22 January 2014, Ben Wilson of DigiCert made the following motion, endorsed by Robin Alden of Comodo and Dean Coclin of Symantec: –Motion Begins– Be it resolved that the ... Read More »

2014-01-30 Minutes

MINUTES OF CA/BROWSER FORUM 30 JANUARY 2014 Dean Coclin read the antitrust statement at the bottom of the agenda. 1.  Roll Call:  Dean Coclin, Eran Messeri, Rick Andrews, Kirk Hall, Eddy Nigg, Doug Beattie, Eneli Kirme, Mads Henriksveen, Sissel Hoel, Gerv Markham, Imren Altepe, Robin Alden, Atsushi Inaba, Ryan Sleevi, Tom Albertson, Rich Smith, Ben Wilson, Wayne Thayer 2.  Agenda ... Read More »

Ballot 114 – Improvements to the EV Definitions(passed)

Voting on Ballot 114 closed on 28 January 2014 with votes cast as follows:  Yes: ANF, Buypass, CERTUM, Comodo, DigiCert, GlobalSign, Logius PKIoverheid, QuoVadis, Symantec, Trend Micro, Trustis, TURKTRUST and Mozilla. No: None. Abstain: None. Result: Ballot passes Cecilia Kam from Symantec made the following motion, and Jeremy Rowley from DigiCert and Kirk Hall from Trend Micro endorsed it.  This ... Read More »