[cabfpub] OIDs for DV and OV

Gervase Markham gerv at mozilla.org
Tue Oct 7 09:08:21 UTC 2014

On 07/10/14 09:34, Adriano Santoni wrote:
> For what it's worth, another way - or rather, the commonest way - to
> indicate that a cert is of DV class is to to put "Domain Control
> Validated" into its Subject.organizatioName field.

Anyone who still does that hasn't been reading the BRs carefully enough...

"9.2.4 Subject Distinguished Name Fields

a. Certificate Field: subject:organizationName (OID


Contents: If present, the subject:organizationName field MUST contain
either the Subject’s name or DBA as verified under Section 11.2."


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