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Ballot 189 – Amend Section 6.1.7 of Baseline Requirements

Results on Ballot 189 – Amend Section 6.1.7 of Baseline Requirements   The voting period for Ballot 189 has ended.  Here are the results.   Voting by CAs – 21 votes total, including abstentions   21 Yes votes: Entrust, HARICA, CFCA, GlobalSign, Izenpe, GDCA, Buypass, OATI, SwissSign, SHECA, DigiCert, TurkTrust, D-Trust, SSC, Actalis, GlobalSign, Comodo, Disig, Chunghwa Telecom, Cisco, Symantec ... Read More »

Ballot 193 – 825-day Certificate Lifetimes

The voting period for Ballot 193 has ended.  The ballot passed. Voting by CAs – 27 votes total including abstentions 24 Yes votes: Entrust Datacard, TurkTrust, Izenpe, Certinomis, DigiCert, Amazon, CNNIC, HARICA, GlobalSign, GDCA, Disig, Trustwave, Let’s Encrypt, Quo Vadis, SHECA, CFCA, OATI, Comodo, Buypass, Logius PKIoverheid, Cisco, Symantec, Certum, SwissSign 0 No votes: 3 Abstain: ANF Autoridad de Certificación, ... Read More »

Ballot 187 – Make CAA Checking Mandatory

The voting period for Ballot 187 has ended.  Here are the results. Voting by CAs – 19 votes total, including abstentions 17 Yes votes: Let’s Encrypt, Izenpe, Comodo, GoDaddy, HARICA, GDCA, Trustwave, SwissSign, Symantec, SHECA, CFCA, SSC, GlobalSign, Cisco, Buypass, DigiCert, Disig 1 No vote: Sertifitseerimiskeskus 1 Abstain: Actalis 94% of voting CAs voted in favor Voting by browsers – ... Read More »

Ballot 183 – Amending the Bylaws to Clarify the Ballot Approval Process

Ballot 183 was approved by a vote of 17 yes (100%), 0 no, 0 abstain by CAs, and 2 yes (100%), 0 no, 0 abstain by browsers.  The quorum figure was 8 votes total, so quorum was achieved. CA yes votes: Amazon, ANF Autoridad de Certificacion, Buypass AS, Chunghwa Telecom, Cisco, Comodo, DigiCert, Disig a.s., Entrust Datacard, GlobalSign, GoDaddy, HARICA, ... Read More »

Ballot 182 – Readopting BR 3.2.2.4 (Part 2)

Ballot 182 has failed – see results below.  We will send out more information on what happens next. Ballot 182 Results CAs – 0 votes Browsers – 0 votes Result: Ballot 182 fails (requires 2/3 affirmative vote by CAs and majority affirmative vote by browsers).  Quorum is 10 votes – quorum not achieved. Read More »

Ballot 181 – Readopting BR 3.2.2.4 (Part 1)

Ballot 181 has passed – see results below.  We will send out more information on what happens next. Ballot 181 Results CAs – 18 yes, 0 no, 3 abstain (plus 2 yes votes on the Management list, which will not be counted) Browsers – 5 yes, 0 no, 0 abstain Result: Ballot 181 passes (requires 2/3 affirmative vote by CAs ... Read More »

Ballot 180 – Readopting the BRs, EVGL, EV Code Signing, and NCSSR Guidelines with Amendments

Ballot 180 has passed – see results below. Ballot 180 Results CAs – 18 yes, 0 no, 3 abstain (plus one yes vote on the Management list, which will not be counted) Browsers – 5 yes, 0 no, 0 abstain Result: Ballot 180 passes (requires 2/3 affirmative vote by CAs and majority affirmative vote by browsers).  Quorum is 10 votes ... Read More »

Ballot 175 – Addition of given name and surname

Voting on Ballot 175, Addition of given name and surname, has now closed. The results are as follows: From the CA’s, we received 13 YES votes, 0 NO votes and 1 Abstention From the Browsers, we received 2 YES votes, 0 NO votes and 1 Abstention Therefore the ballot passes. Full ballot results can be found here: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1FBsMZjlzyvK3mFR1u4qMqvZwlI86yJ-v0am1pCBo8uI/edit#gid=4 Thanks, Dean ... Read More »

Ballot 174 – Reform of Requirements Relating to Conflict with Local Laws

Voting on Ballot 174, “Reform of requirements relating to conflict with local laws” has now closed. The results are as follows: From the CAs, we received 21 YES votes, 0 NO votes and 1 Abstention From the Browsers, we received 3 YES votes, 0 NO votes and 0 Abstentions Therefore the ballot passes. CAs are required to make this change ... Read More »

Ballot 169 – Revised Validation Requirements

Voting on Ballot 169, Revised Validation Requirements, has ended. Here are the results: From the CAs, we received 19 YES votes, 0 NO votes and 0 Abstentions From the Browsers, we received 3 YES votes, 0 NO votes and 0 Abstentions Therefore, the ballot passes unanimously. A big thank you to the validation working group for all your efforts in ... Read More »