[Trans] Prior knowledge of certificate serial number

Melinda Shore <melinda.shore@gmail.com> Tue, 23 September 2014 16:08 UTC

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One of the questions that's come up is whether or not it's reasonable
to expect that CAs will (or can) have knowledge of a certificate's
serial number prior to issuance - it's one of the basic questions that
needs to be considered in the context of the precertificate discussions.
We'd be grateful if any CAs (particularly ones with a CT implementation
either in the works or planned) could give some feedback on that.

Thanks,

Melinda