With Chrome 70, hundreds of popular websites are about to break

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With Chrome 70, hundreds of popular websites are about to break

Post by burger2227 » Tue Oct 09, 2018 8:49 am

With Chrome 70, hundreds of popular websites are about to break
Chrome 70 is expected to be released on or around October 16, when the browser will start blocking sites that run older Symantec certificates issued before June 2016, including legacy branded Thawte, VeriSign, Equifax, GeoTrust and RapidSSL certificates.

Yet despite more than a year to prepare, many popular sites are not ready.

Security researcher Scott Helme found 1,139 sites in the top one million sites ranked by Alexa, including Citrus, SSRN, the Federal Bank of India, Pantone, the Tel-Aviv city government, Squatty Potty and Penn State Federal to name just a few.
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