[cabfpub] Chrome security warning discrepancy?
rob.stradling at comodo.com
Mon Jan 26 21:30:48 UTC 2015
BTW, I just filed a new bug for this:
On 26/01/15 20:47, Rob Stradling wrote:
> Dean, what puzzles me about that www.marriott.com screenshot is that
> Chrome makes two apparently conflicting statements (emphasis mine)...
> "Identity _not verified_"
> "The identity of this website _has been verified_ by <CA Name>"
> Which of these two statements is correct?!?
> On 24/01/15 16:55, Dean Coclin wrote:
>> I recently downloaded the newest version of Chrome (Version 40.0.2214.91
>> m) and am now baffled by the certificate information. Here are 2 examples:
>> This screen shot shows https://www.Marriott.com. First it shows the
>> green lock and https as a normal indication of a secure connection. But
>> below it says the site is using outdated security settings. I thought if
>> it said this, then we would see a yellow indication (triangle or
>> question mark) above. Have things changed?
>> Further, it says “Identity not verified” even though the site has
>> undergone OV vetting and all information in the cert about the company
>> was checked.
>> Contrast this to the 2^nd site below,
>> https://www.carbon2cobalt.com/statuslogin.asp which has a DV cert yet
>> says “Identity verified”:
>> Both sites have had their domain names “validated” yet why say “Identity
>> verified” with a DV cert and not an OV cert?
>> Does anybody understand this?
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