[cryptography] Chrome to drop CRL checking

Marcus Brinkmann marcus.brinkmann at ruhr-uni-bochum.de
Tue Feb 7 08:38:15 EST 2012

On 02/07/2012 01:36 PM, ianG wrote:
> To me it's a no-brainer. Who else comes close? Who else even steps up to
> measure?

There are already more comprehensive proposals on the table, for example 
the EFF Souvereign Keys project (based on the Perspectives paper by 
Wendlandt et al):


Apparently, it is Google following suit here in cutting themselves a big 
slice from there:


It seems that the current move is just a first step in a series of steps 
to change the certificate landscape.


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