Re: [Trans] Precertificate format

Stephen Kent <kent@bbn.com> Thu, 11 September 2014 15:21 UTC

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Ben,
> Until there is such a mechanism, omitting serial numbers makes it hard
> (or impossible?) for anyone to take effective action on violations
> discovered via CT. So, CT has to require serial numbers until then.
> This language allows that to happen.
I think we're in agreement, which I why I proposed an alternative
mechanism to log serial numbers, without requiring a CA to have
to assign them prior to final cert issuance.

Steve