[Cryptography] HP accidentally signs malware, will revoke certificate

Hasan Diwan hasan.diwan at gmail.com
Sat Oct 11 19:43:25 EDT 2014

On 11 October 2014 08:18, ianG <iang at iang.org> wrote:

> So a 4 year old expired cert is still a critical
> piece of infrastructure, and they are still going to revoke it

Why aren't certificates revoked automatically on expiration? All using a
revoked/expired certification should do is warn me that "the cert you are
using has expired/been revoked, please get a new one from foo.com". What is
the other use case I'm missing? -- H

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