Oct 10, 2018

[HDGEM] Google disclosed their intent to deprecate and remove trust in Symantec-issued certificates

Google's notice says Symantec allowed at least four parties access to their infrastructure in order to issue certificates, but didn't oversee the granted access sufficiently as required and expected.
"These issues, and the corresponding failure of appropriate oversight, spanned a period of several years, and were trivially identifiable from the information publicly available or that Symantec shared," Google's notice states.

Posted By Blogger to HDGEM at 3/27/2017 09:42:00 AM