[cabfpub] Help to support SHA-1 for POS terminals
rob.stradling at comodo.com
Thu Apr 7 13:55:09 UTC 2016
Doug, do these terminals trust any roots removed from browsers that
belong to other CAs (i.e. not GlobalSign) ?
On 07/04/16 14:45, Doug Beattie wrote:
> Hi Dean,
> Unfortunately GlobalSign does not have any roots we can pull from the
> current root program, thus the request.
> *From:* Dean Coclin [mailto:Dean_Coclin at symantec.com]
> *Sent:* Thursday, April 7, 2016 9:12 AM
> *To:* Doug Beattie <doug.beattie at globalsign.com>; public at cabforum.org
> *Subject:* RE: Help to support SHA-1 for POS terminals
> Do you know which roots the terminals support? We’ve had good success by
> using roots removed from browsers but still exist in terminals.
> *From:* public-bounces at cabforum.org <mailto:public-bounces at cabforum.org>
> [mailto:public-bounces at cabforum.org] *On Behalf Of *Doug Beattie
> *Sent:* Thursday, April 07, 2016 6:48 AM
> *To:* public at cabforum.org <mailto:public at cabforum.org>
> *Subject:* [cabfpub] Help to support SHA-1 for POS terminals
> Per related posts on this topic, I’m forwarding an email from one of our
> customers for a request to issue them 2 SHA-1 SSL certificates which
> will allow them to continuing POS terminals until they complete their
> SHA-2 migration later this year.
> GlobalSign would like approval to issue 2 SHA-1 SSL certificates to the
> domains below which would expire before 1/1/2017 and which would have 20
> bits of entropy in the serial number field.
> *From:*SERGIO EDUARDO SOLARI ANGELO <ssolari at bpd.com.do
> <mailto:ssolari at bpd.com.do>>
> *Sent:* Wednesday, April 6, 2016 6:37:34 PM
> *To:* Doug Beattie; Laila Robak
> *Cc:* vgonzalez at seguridadamerica.com <mailto:vgonzalez at seguridadamerica.com>
> *Subject:* Help to support SHA-1
> Dear Sirs.
> We would like to present the following situation for your consideration.
> Since February 7th 2016 we have established a relationship with
> /Seguridad America/ a representative of Global Sign. Our previous CA was
> /Symantec Verisign/ represented by Cert Superior and we were issued a
> certificate that supports SHA-1 and they failed to inform us that this
> protocol had a deadline.
> We urgently need your consideration for the issuance of a certificate
> that can support SHA-1. If not, we would be under serious risk of losing
> operations in an estimated 13,000 POS terminals which operate under our
> current “stand-alone” platform which would require nationwide onsite
> visits for software upgrades and in some cases hardware replacement
> which would need to undergo a purchasing process.
> Based on previous explanation, we request your consideration and your
> assistance in this urgent matter. We would require 2 certificates that
> support SHA-1 for the rest of calendar year 2016, while we continue the
> acquisition and deployment of the terminals. We estimate that this
> process would conclude by November.
> It’s very critical for Banco Popular to get the certificates that
> support SHA-1 in order to avoid important financial loss and affect
> thousands of Customers that we serve.
> The expiration date of the two certificates of Production is May 22^nd
> The domains of the certificates are:
> We highly appreciate your consideration of this matter and thank you in
> advance for any assistance you may be able to provide given that we had
> no knowledge of this situation and therefore the scope of its impact.
> Our Best Regards
> */Sergio E. Solari A./*
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