Invalid Fully Qualified Domain Names no longer accepted in Subject Alternative Names (SANS) in SSL certficates

After a recent legislation change, CA's will no longer accept invalid fully qualified Domain name such as .local, servername.local as Subject Alternative Names for SSL's expiring after 1 November 2015. If you already have got such an SSL certificate it will be revoked post this date. I noticed this when renewing a 5 yr SSL … Continue reading Invalid Fully Qualified Domain Names no longer accepted in Subject Alternative Names (SANS) in SSL certficates