[cabfpub] Urgent: BR Exceptions for Subordinate CA Certificates

Rob Stradling rob.stradling at comodo.com
Thu Oct 31 20:31:06 UTC 2013

On 31/10/13 19:35, Kathleen Wilson wrote:
> * BR 9.1.3 says that the Issuer Organization Name (O) field must not
> contain a generic designation. The BIT legacy roots have the DN
> "o=admin,c=CH". However, Swiss law apparently reserves this particular
> string as a 'brand' to BIT.

If "o=admin,c=CH" is reserved within that jurisdiction, then surely it's 
_not_ a generic designation?

Rob Stradling
Senior Research & Development Scientist
COMODO - Creating Trust Online

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