Google Chrome will require all publicly trusted certificates to be logged in at least two Certificate Transparency logs.

Starting April 30, 2018, Google Chrome will require all publicly trusted certificates to be logged in at least two Certificate Transparency logs. This means that any certificate issued that is not logged will result in an error message in Google Chrome. Beginning April 24, 2018, Amazon will log all new and renewed certificates in at least two public logs unless you disable Certificate Transparency logging.

Without Certificate Transparency, it can be difficult for a domain owner to know if an unexpected certificate was issued for their domain. Under the current system, no record is kept of certificates being issued, and domain owners do not have a reliable way to identify rogue certificates.

To address this situation, Certificate Transparency creates a cryptographically secure log of each certificate issued. Domain owners can search the log to identify unexpected certificates, whether issued by mistake or malice. Domain owners can also identify Certificate Authorities (CAs) that are improperly issuing certificates.
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