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  1. Qt
  2. QTBUG-12815

Support for Extended Validation (EV) certificates

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    • Type: Suggestion
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: P3: Somewhat important
    • Resolution: Won't Do
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: None
    • Component/s: Network: SSL
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      Description

      Qt's SSL implementation should support Extended Validation certificates (EV), which are a special type of X.509 certificate for with the certificate authority has gone through more more extensive investigation of the requesting entity.

      Qt applications should be able to indicate in their user interface whether the current SSL connection is a regular connection or a more trustworthy connection based on an EV certificate.

      This issue was raised on the webkit-qt mailing list: https://lists.webkit.org/pipermail/webkit-qt/2010-July/000681.html

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              Assignee:
              tpochep Timur Pocheptsov
              Reporter:
              hehaveri Henry Haverinen (Inactive)
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