back to article Apple chops woeful WoSign HTTPS certs from iOS, macOS

While Mozilla's democracy decides what to do about WoSign, Apple's dictatorship has issued its edict: the Chinese certificate authority WoSign will be thrown out of Cupertino's trust list. As we reported last week, after a lengthy investigation, Mozilla engineers accused WoSign of: Backdating certificates so it could still …

  1. Drew 11

    C'mon Apple, stop dithering and build full DANE support into iOS and macOS.

    1. Voland's right hand Silver badge
      Devil

      Not likely

      DANE removes centralized control over certificates and keys. Apple... removing... centralized... control...

      Hold that thought...

  2. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    Hmm, I'm not sure about DANE, it seems your control goes to the dogs. Oh, wait ..

  3. Stuart 22 Silver badge

    Watchlist

    I had a Wosign certificate issued on 19/09. Its to a private site so not critical. Popcorn ordered ...

    1. Robert Carnegie Silver badge
      Joke

      Re: Watchlist

      1909 is a hundred and seventeen years ago!

      1. Stuart 22 Silver badge
        Happy

        Re: Watchlist

        I'm guessing you come from the backward side of the pond

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