Microsoft Edge

SHA-1 Sites Will Not Open in Edge and IE After February 14, 2017

Microsoft’s promise in April 2016 to better protect customers against older security methods, will go in effect on February 14, 2017. According to a blog post reminder… Starting on February 14th, 2017, Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer 11 will prevent sites that are protected with a SHA-1 certificate from loading and will display an invalid certificate warning. Though we strongly discourage it, users will have the option to ignore the error and continue to the website. The blog post also provides a FAQ section which includes: How can I test if my site will be impacted? How will other Windows applications and older versions of Internet Explorer be impacted? How will SHA-1 client authentication certificates be impacted? What about cross-signed certificates? Looking for an awes...