[FFmpeg-devel] SSL certificate for ffmpeg.org website is not valid anymore

Michael Niedermayer michael at niedermayer.cc
Sun Jul 23 23:37:08 EEST 2017

On Sun, Jul 23, 2017 at 02:53:25PM +0200, Reimar Döffinger wrote:
> On 23.07.2017, at 13:32, Michael Niedermayer <michael at niedermayer.cc> wrote:
> > On Sun, Jul 23, 2017 at 09:35:12AM +0200, Reimar Döffinger wrote:
> >> 
> >> 
> >> Btw the comodo certificate Michael mentioned is a domain-validation certificate for 7x the price of what startcom asked for a personal validation certificate (which almost nobody else even offers, just for organizations).
> >> That's the CA system in a nutshell: highway robbery prices spiced with the laughable security track record you get for it.
> > 
> > 7x makes me sad ...
> Well, it's actually worse, I forgot we had 2 servers with different keys, so that would be 14x and not include a code signing key either...

> > btw trac.ffmpeg.org, trac.mplayerhq.hu, patchwork.ffmpeg.org
> > are on 2 additional seperate virtual boxes and seem to still use
> > startcom
> Right, I have not set up things on that one, don't even know if I have all access necessary. Should mostly be a matter of copying scripts, creating a CSR and setting up cron jobs.

i think there were no differences between admin access rights between

> If someone else wants to do it, I'm happy to give pointers, wouldn't hurt for someone else to have hands-on experience.

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