Gmail and SSL

John R. Levine johnl at iecc.com
Wed Jan 2 22:38:16 UTC 2013


> Are you, at this moment, able to acquire a falsely signed certificate
> for www.herrin.us that my web browser will accept?

Me, no, although I have read credible reports that otherwise reputable SSL 
signers have issued MITM certs to governments for their filtering 
firewalls.

Regards,
John Levine, johnl at iecc.com, Primary Perpetrator of "The Internet for Dummies",
Please consider the environment before reading this e-mail. http://jl.ly



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