Re: [TLS] OCSP must staple

"Salz, Rich" <rsalz@akamai.com> Thu, 05 June 2014 17:36 UTC

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From: "Salz, Rich" <rsalz@akamai.com>
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Date: Thu, 5 Jun 2014 13:36:37 -0400
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EV certs, which are important to many businesses, basically require browsers to do OCSP.

An offline protocol -- "yes, this is Larry, please revoke and re-issue all Google certificates" -- suffices for those large organizations.

Yes this leaves the smaller players out.

	/r$

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