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    2022-07-21 Minutes of the CA/Browser Forum Teleconference
    July 21, 2022 by Ben WilsonAttendees: Aaron Poulsen (Amazon), Adam Jones (Microsoft), Adrian Mueller (SwissSign), Andrea Holland (SecureTrust), Ben Wilson (Mozilla), Bruce Morton (Entrust), Chris Clements (Google), Chris Kemmerer (, Chris McMillan (Visa), Clint Wilson (Apple), Corey Bonnell (Digicert), Corey Rasmussen (OATI), Daryn Wright (GoDaddy), Dean Coclin (Digicert), Devon O’Brien (Google), Dimitris Zacharopoulos (HARICA), Doug Beattie (GlobalSign), Dustin Hollenback (Microsoft), Fumi Yoneda (Japan Registry Services), Hogeun Yoo (NAVER Cloud), Hubert Chao (Google), Inaba Atsushi (GlobalSign), Inigo Barreira (Sectigo), Janet Hines (SecureTrust), Johnny Reading (GoDaddy), Jos Purvis (Fastly), Karina Sirota (Microsoft), Kiran Tummala (Microsoft), Lynn Jeun (Visa), Marcelo Silva (Visa), Michelle Coon (OATI), Nargis Mannan (SecureTrust), Nicolas Lidzborski (Google), Paul van Brouwershaven (Entrust), Peter Miskovic (Disig), Rebecca Kelley (Apple), Sooyoung Eo (NAVER Cloud), Stephen Davidson (Digicert), Steven Deitte (GoDaddy), Tadahiko Ito (SECOM Trust Systems), Thomas Zermeno (SSL.
    2022-07-05 Minutes of the Network Security Working Group
    July 5, 2022 by Ben WilsonNetwork Security Working Group – July 5, 2022 Antitrust Statement was read by Clint. Roll Call: Aaron Poulsen (Amazon), Adam Jones (Microsoft), Ben Wilson (Mozilla), Clint Wilson (Apple), Corey Bonnell (DigiCert), David Kluge (Google), Jillian Karner (Let’s Encrypt), Paul van Brouwershaven (Entrust), Ruben Annemans (GlobalSign), Tim Crawford (CPA Canada/WebTrust), Tobias Josefowitz (Opera Software AS), Tony Seymour (Comsign) Membership Application Processing SSL.COM has applied to join the working group. They meet all the requirements and no objections were raised to their joining.
    Minutes of the F2F 56 Meeting in Warsaw, Poland, 6-8 June 2022
    June 6, 2022 by Ben WilsonCABF Face-to-Face Meeting 56 Day 1 – June 6, 2022Attendance Dean Coclin, Corey Bonnell, Aleksandra Kurosz, Dustin Hollenback, Ben Wilson, Clemens Wanko, Dimitris Zacharopoulos, Iñigo Barreira, Martijn Katerbarg, Paul van Brouwershaven, Andreas Henschel, Arnold Essing, Stephen Davidson, Peter Miskovic, Jozef Nigut, Aneta Wojtczak-Iwanicka, Kateryna Aleksieieva, Atsushi Inaba, Michał Malinowski, Wojciech Trapczyński, Mike Agrenius Kushner (Guest), Henrik Sunmark (Guest), Aleksandra Ilnicka, Anna Sikorska, Leo Grove, Huseyin Kuran, Robert Poznański (Guest), Sissel Hoel, Mads Henriksveen, Tomasz Litarowicz, Ewelina Chudy, Paulina Karwowska
    Minutes of the F2F 55 Meeting in Salt Lake City, Utah, 22-24 February 2022
    February 22, 2022 by Ben WilsonTuesday, 22 February 2022 – CA/B Forum Meeting (Day 1) The antitrust statement was read. Attendees Adam Jones (Microsoft), An Yin (iTrusChina), Andrea Holland (SecureTrust), Andreas Henschel (D-TRUST), Aneta Wojtczak-Iwanicka (Microsoft), Antti Backman (Telia Company), Arno Fiedler (D-TRUST), Ben Wilson (Mozilla), Brenda Bernal (Digicert), Brianca Martin (Amazon), Brittany Randall (GoDaddy), Bruce Morton (Entrust), Chris Kemmerer (, Clemens Wanko (ACAB Council), Clint Wilson (Apple), Corey Bonnell (Digicert), Curt Spann (Apple), Daniel Jeffery (Fastly), Daryn Wright (GoDaddy), Dean Coclin (Digicert), Dimitris Zacharopoulos (HARICA), Don Sheehy (CPA Canada/WebTrust), Doug Beattie (GlobalSign), Dustin Hollenback (Microsoft), Enrico Entschew (D-TRUST), Eva Vansteenberge (GlobalSign), Fumi Yoneda (Japan Registry Services), Hazhar Ismail (MSC Trustgate Sdn Bhd), Hubert Chao (Google), Inaba Atsushi (GlobalSign), Inigo Barreira (Sectigo), Jamie Mackey (US Federal PKI Management Authority), Janet Hines (SecureTrust), Jeff Ward (CPA Canada/WebTrust), Jeremy Rowley (Digicert), Joanna Fox (TrustCor Systems), Joe DeBlasio (Google), Jos Purvis (Cisco Systems), Jozef Nigut (Disig), Karina Sirota (Microsoft), Kathleen Wilson (Mozilla), Kati Davids (GoDaddy), Katsuyoshi Osaki (Japan Registry Services), Leo Grove (SSL.
    Ballot NS-001: Adopt Network and Certificate System Security Requirements
    February 8, 2022 by Ben WilsonThis email begins the discussion period for Ballot NS-001: Adopt Network and Certificate System Security Requirements. PURPOSE OF BALLOT The purpose of this ballot is for the Networking Security Working Group to formally adopt version 1.7 of the Network and Certificate System Security Requirements as currently published by the CA/Browser Forum. MOTION The following motion has been proposed by Clint Wilson of Apple and endorsed by Tim Hollebeek of DigiCert and Ben Wilson of Mozilla.
    2022-01-18 Minutes of the Network Security Working Group
    January 18, 2022 by Ben WilsonThe following minutes were approved in the February 1, 2022 meeting of the NetSec WG. Net Sec WG – 1st Meeting – Jan. 18, 2022 Present: Ben Wilson – Mozilla, Don Sheehy – WebTrust, Dustin Ward –, Martijn Katerbarg – Sectigo, Thomas Connelly – Federal PKI, Brittany Randall – GoDaddy, Clint Wilson – Apple, Kati Davids – GoDaddy, Samantha Frank – Let’s Encrypt, Corey Bonnell – DigiCert, Israel Ventura – Federal PKI, Tim Crawford – WebTrust, Wendy Brown – Federal PKI, Antti Backman – Telia, Jillian Karner – Let’s Encrypt, Prachi Jain – Fastly, Trevoli Ponds-White – Amazon Trust Services, Jozef Nigut – Disig, Christophe Bonjean – GlobalSign, Tobias Josefowitz – Opera, Daniel Jeffery – Fastly, Dustin Hollenback – Microsoft, Janet Hines – SecureTrust, Daryn Wright – GoDaddy, Miguel Sanchez – Google, Adam Jones – Microsoft, Rebecca Kelley – Apple, Tony Seymour – Comsign, Tim Hollebeek – DigiCert, Dean Coclin – DigiCert, Corey Rasmussen – OATI, Ruben Annemans – GlobalSign, Adam Jones – Microsoft, David Kluge – Google, Israel Ventura – Federal PKI
    Ballot SC-52 v 2: Specify CRL Validity Intervals in Seconds
    January 1, 2022 by Ben WilsonBallot SC-52 version 2: Specify CRL Validity Intervals in Seconds This ballot expired before entering the voting period. Purpose of Ballot: Similar to Ballot SC-31 which modified the specification of OCSP validity periods to be in seconds, this ballot modifies the specification of CRL validity periods to be in seconds to avoid confusion about exactly which periods are valid and which are not. The ballot also specifies that other time
    Ballot Forum-17 – Creation of Network Security Working Group
    December 28, 2021 by Ben WilsonThe voting on ballot FORUM-17 has completed, and the ballot has passed. Voting Results Certificate Issuers 22 votes total, with no abstentions: 22 Yes votes: Buypass, Certum (Asseco), D-TRUST, DigiCert, Disig, eMudhra, Entrust, E-TUGRA, GDCA, GlobalSign, GoDaddy, HARICA, JPRS, Let’s Encrypt/ISRG, MSC Trustgate, OISTE, SECOM, Sectigo,, SwissSign, Telia Company, SecureTrust, 0 No Votes 0 Abstentions NOTE: A vote placed by GlobalTrust was not received on the public list and will not be counted.
    2021-12-09 Minutes of CA/B Forum Teleconference
    December 9, 2021 by Ben WilsonAttendees: Adrian Mueller (SwissSign), Andrea Holland (SecureTrust), Ben Wilson (Mozilla), Brittany Randall (GoDaddy), Bruce Morton (Entrust), Chris Kemmerer (, Chris McMillan (Visa), Clint Wilson (Apple), Corey Bonnell (Digicert), Doug Beattie (GlobalSign), Dustin Hollenback (Microsoft), Fumihiko Yoneda (Japan Registry Services), Inaba Atsushi (GlobalSign), Janet Hines (SecureTrust), Joanna Fox (TrustCor Systems), Jos Purvis (Cisco Systems), Jose Guzman (GoDaddy), Karina Sirota (Microsoft),Kati Davids (GoDaddy), Marcelo Silva (Visa), Martijn Katerbarg (Sectigo), Niko Carpenter (SecureTrust), Pedro Fuentes (OISTE Foundation), Peter Miskovic (Disig), Rae Ann Gonzales (GoDaddy), Rebecca Kelley (Apple), Ryan Dickson (Google), Sebastian Schulz (GlobalSign), Tadahiko Ito (SECOM Trust Systems), Tobias Josefowitz (Opera Software AS), Tyler Myers (GoDaddy), Wayne Thayer (Mozilla), Wendy Brown (US Federal PKI Management Authority), Yosiaki Iida (SECOM Trust Systems), Adam Jones (Microsoft), PekkaLahtiharju (Telia)
    Ballot CSC-9 – Spring 2021 Cleanup and Clarification
    September 9, 2021 by Ben WilsonIPR Review Results The review period has ended and no exclusion notices were filed. The final documents, with the effective date being 9 September 2021, are available here. Voting Results Voting on Ballot CSC-9 has concluded and the ballot has passed. Below are the results: CAs voting in favor: Actalis, Certum (Asseco), DigiCert, eMudhra, Entrust, GlobalSign, HARICA, Sectigo,, SecureTrust CAs opposed: None CAs abstaining: None Certificate Consumers: In Favor: Microsoft
    The Certification Authority Browser Forum (CA/Browser Forum) is a voluntary gathering of Certificate Issuers and suppliers of Internet browser software and other applications that use certificates (Certificate Consumers).