Basics: Name Constraints

Name restrictions are a part of the X.509 standard and in the RFC 5280 described. They are a tool that can be used within the qualified subordination can be used to control the validity range of a certification authority certificate in a fine-grained manner.

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It's time: Migrating the PKI components from Windows Server 2012 to a new operating system

At the turn of the year, a note to all operators of a Microsoft Certification Authority and connected services:

The End of product support from Microsoft for Windows Server 2012 and 2012 R2 is slowly approaching, it is the October 10, 2023.

Thus, it is time to prepare for the move to a new operating system.

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