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Ballot CSC-17: Subscriber Private Key Extension

Notice of Review Period This Review Notice is sent pursuant to Section 4.1 of the CA/Browser Forum’s Intellectual Property Rights Policy (v1.3). This Review Period is for a Final Maintenance Guideline (30 day Review Period). The complete Draft Guideline subject of this Review Notice is available here. Ballot for Review: Ballot CSCWG-17 Start of Review Period: September 27, 2022 at ... Read More »

Ballot CSC-15 – Summer 2022 Cleanup

Results of Review Period (Mailing list post is available here.) The IPR review period ended on September 19, 2022 and no exclusion notices were filed. The final documents, with the effective date being 2022-09-19, are available here. This Review Notice is sent pursuant to Section 4.1 of the CA/Browser Forum’s Intellectual Property Rights Policy (v1.3). This Review Period is for ... Read More »

Ballot FORUM-18 – Allow Re-election of CWG Chairs and Vice Chairs

Voting on Ballot Forum-18 has closed and the quorum was met. Results are below: CAs voting in favor: Actalis, Buypass, Comsign, DigiCert, Disig, eMudhra, Entrust, Fastly, GDCA, GlobalSign, GoDaddy, HARICA, Izenpe, JPRS, OISTE, SECOM, Sectigo, SSL.com, SwissSign, TrustCor, Visa Against: None Abstaining: None Certificate Consumers voting in Favor: Apple, Google, Mozilla, 360 Against: NoneAbstaining: None Therefore the ballot has PASSED. ... Read More »

Ballot CSC-14 – Convert Code Signing Baseline Requirements to RFC 3647 Framework

Results of Review Period (Mailing list post is available here.) The IPR review period ended on June 25, 2022 and no exclusion notices were filed. The final documents, with the effective date being 2022-06-29, are available here. Summary of Review Ballot for Review Ballot CSC-14 – Convert Code Signing Baseline Requirements to RFC 3647 Framework Start of Review Period 26 May 2022 at 18:00 ... Read More »

2022-05-05 Minutes of the Code Signing Certificate Working Group

Attendees Atsushi Inaba, Ben Wilson, Bruce Morton, Corey Bonnell, Dean Coclin, Ian McMillan, Joanna Fox, Martijn Katerbarg, Michael Sykes, Tim Crawford Minutes Minute Taker: Dean Antitrust statement was read Prior meeting minutes of April 21st, approved. CSC-13 Subscriber Private Key Protection Ballot (Bruce) No IPR review responses have been received and once period ends tomorrow, a notice will go out ... Read More »

Ballot CSC-13 – Update to Subscriber Key Protection Requirements

Results of Review Period (Mailing list post is available here.) The review period has ended and no exclusion notices were filed. The final documents, with the effective date being 2022-05-09, are available here. Results of Voting (Mailing list post is available here.) Yes No Abstain Certificate Issuers Certum (Asseco)DigiCerteMudhraEntrustHARICASectigoSSL.com Certificate Consumers Microsoft The ballot has PASSED. Purpose of the Ballot ... Read More »

Ballot SC54: Onion Cleanup

Voting Results Certificate Issuers 18 votes total, with no abstentions: 18 Yes votes: Amazon, Buypass, DigiCert, eMudhra, Entrust, GDCA, GlobalSign, GoDaddy, HARICA, Izenpe, JPRS, NAVER, OISTE, Sectigo, SwissSign, TrustCor, SecureTrust, Visa 0 No Votes 0 Abstentions Certificate Consumers 6 votes total, with no abstentions: 6 Yes votes: 360, Apple, Cisco, Google, Microsoft, Mozilla 0 No votes 0 Abstentions Bylaw Requirements Bylaw 2.3(f) requires: ... Read More »

Ballot CSC-6 – Update to Subscriber Private Key Protection Requirements

Results of Voting (Mailing list post is available here.) Yes No Abstain Certificate Issuers DigiCertEntrustGlobalSignHARICASecureTrust Certificate Consumers Microsoft The ballot has FAILED. Purpose of the ballot Update the subscriber private key protection requirements in the Baseline Requirement for the Issuance and Management of Publicly-Trusted Code Signing Certificates v2.7. The following motion has been proposed by Ian McMillan of Microsoft, and ... Read More »

Ballot SC51: Reduce and Clarify Audit Log and Records Archival Retention Requirements

Voting Results Certificate Issuers 21 votes total, with no abstentions: 21 Yes votes: Amazon, Certigna (DHIMYOTIS), Certum (Asseco), Chunghwa Telecom, DigiCert, Disig, eMudhra, Entrust, Firmaprofesional, GDCA, GlobalSign, GoDaddy, HARICA, Izenpe, JPRS, Let’s Encrypt / ISRG, SSL.com, TWCA, TrustCor, SecureTrust, Visa 0 No Votes 0 Abstentions Certificate Consumers 5 votes total, with no abstentions: 5 Yes votes: Apple, Cisco, Google, Microsoft, Mozilla  0 ... Read More »

Ballot NS-001: Adopt Network and Certificate System Security Requirements

This email begins the discussion period for Ballot NS-001: Adopt Network and Certificate System Security Requirements. PURPOSE OF BALLOTThe 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.  MOTIONThe following motion has been proposed by Clint Wilson of ... Read More »