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Google rejects China authority certification

Chrome users may now get a warning when attempting to visit sites certified by CNNIC

SECURITY LAPSE: Google said CNNIC was welcome to reapply for recognition


GOOGLE said on its official security blog on Wednesday that it would no longer recognise the China Internet Network Information Center (CNNIC) certificate authorities, following a joint investigation between the company and CNNIC into a potential security lapse last month.

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