[cabf_validation] Draft minutes of Validation Subcommittee 2023-08-24

Andrea Holland andreaholland at vikingcloud.com
Wed Sep 6 17:30:08 UTC 2023

Validation Subcommittee Meeting: August 24, 2023
Aaron Gable (Let's Encrypt), Aaron Poulsen (Amazon), Abhishek Bhat (eMudhra), Andrea Holland (VikingCloud), Aneta Wojtczak-Iwanicka (Microsoft), Ben Wilson (Mozilla), Bilal Ashraf (SSL.com), Bruce Morton (Entrust), Chris Clements (Google), Clint Wilson (Apple), Corey Bonnell (DigiCert), Corey Rasmussen (OATI), Daryn Wright (GoDaddy), Doug Beattie (GlobalSign), Dustin Hollenback (Microsoft), Inigo Barreira (Sectigo), Li-Chun Chen (Chunghwa Telecom), Martijn Katerbarg (Sectigo), Michael Slaughter (Amazon), Michelle Coon (OATI), Nargis Mannan (VikingCloud), Nome Huang (TrustAsia Technologies, Inc.), Paul van Brouwershaven (Entrust), Rebecca Kelley (Apple), Roman Fischer (SwissSign), Ryan Dickson (Google), Scott Rea (eMudhra), Tobias Josefowitz (Opera Software AS), Wayne Thayer (Fastly), Wendy Brown (US Federal PKI Management Authority)

  1.  Note-well: Corey B. read.
  2.  Approval of minutes:
     *   June 29 minutes approved.
  3.  Threat Modeling - Corey B.
     *   No update this week, will meet next week.
  4.  Presentation by Q Misell on Sept 7th - Corey B.
     *   Presenting proposal for CAA checking for .onion domain names in two weeks.
     *   Work around using ACME protocol for automated issuance of certificates.
  5.  MPDV/MPIC - Ryan D.
     *   Princeton close to signing IPR.
     *   Request feedback on pull request.
     *   Implementation dates will likely shift back.
     *   Potential open-source projects for implementation.
  6.  Clean up items:
     *   Term to encompass the concept of a current Subscriber that has submitted a certificate request for a new certificate.

                                                   i.      Discussion around Applicant/Subscriber as Applicant or Subscriber vs Applicant and Subscriber vs a new term.

                                                 ii.      Item to be brought to the Definitions WG.

     *   Draft language for Section 1.3.3, where a CA is issuing certificates to itself:

                                                   i.      Ben W. will create a GitHub issue.

     *   References to "hosting service" in section 9.6.3 and other locations.

                                                   i.      Discussion on the wording and use cases.

                                                 ii.      Create issue in SeverCert WG.

*   Sections 4.1 and 4.2 clarify what a "certificate request" is comprised of.

                                                   i.      Further discussion needed.

                                                 ii.      Adding label to GitHub issue for validation subcommittee.

*   Terms of Use when the Subscriber is the CA.

                                                   i.      Create issue in ServerCert WG.

7.       To do items:

*   Revive ballot to distinguish Secret vs. Freshness Random Values.

                                                   i.      Create GitHub issue.

*   Clarify that CAs must maintain validation records for their own Certificates.

                                                   i.      Items being addressed by proposal to change Section 1.3.3 will address this.

*   Fix issue in 3.2.5 to avoid requiring identity verification for DV certificates requested by natural persons.

                                                   i.      Create GitHub issue.

  1.  Next Meeting - September 7
  2.  Adjourned

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