www.spi-inc.org uses an invalid security certificate
Joshua D. Drake
jd at commandprompt.com
Thu Feb 27 16:03:17 UTC 2014
On 02/26/2014 11:43 PM, TJ wrote:
> Early I accessed a secure Debian server  that presented a X509 certificate issued by an untrusted CA that turned out to be spi-inc.
> Visiting spi-inc.org  I hit another issue with an invalid certificate being presented causing Firefox to warn "The certificate is not valid for any server names" (as well as certificate not
> trusted). The certificate's Common Name is "members.spi-inc.org" and there are no Subject Alt Name hosts.
> How can we have trust in the CA when the CA itself cannot correctly manage its own certificates?
I would argue that you can't trust a CA, period. That said yes, we
should have proper certificates.
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