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From "robert lazarski" <robertlazar...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Can APR use verisign certs ?
Date Tue, 09 Jan 2007 20:49:53 GMT
On 1/9/07, Peter Crowther <Peter.Crowther@melandra.com> wrote:
> > From: robert lazarski [mailto:robertlazarski@gmail.com]
> > http://alpha-web01.alphatheory.com/atdev/
>
> The cert's issued to dpt.alphatheory.com; you're testing connections to
> alpha-web01.alphatheory.com.  Any sensible browser will scream at that
> difference.  If they didn't, crackers would be able to get a cert for
> www.somesillyname.com, install it on a spare server, poison the DNS for
> www.amazon.com and the browsers wouldn't scream as they were redirected.
>
> You will get errors from every browser with that cert unless/until they
> connect to https://dpt.alphatheory.com.
>
>                 - Peter
>

Can I please ask for more assitence ? I'm getting a date error on this
site in both IE6 and firefox 1.5 - 2.0 that I don't understand:

https://dpt.alphatheory.com/

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