[Bug 284964] [NEW] Extended validation SSL certificates do not show "green" in URL bar

Alexander Sack asac at jwsdot.com
Mon Oct 20 18:09:33 UTC 2008

On Fri, Oct 17, 2008 at 12:56:33PM -0000, Wolfgang wrote:
> Public bug reported:
> Binary package hint: firefox-3.0
> Since Firefox 3 extended validation SSL certificates (e.g. from
> Verisign) should show with a green URL bar and information about the
> owner of the domain.
> This feature seems not to work, or not to be active in Ubuntu. I tested
> several sites with EV certificates, like https://www.paypal.com/ while
> they show up with a green URL bar and site owner in Firefox-3 on
> Windows/Mac or even in IE7, they do not in Firefox on Ubuntu.

Paypal works fine here (green thing shown on the urlbar) on my
ubuntu/intrepd 3.0.3 firefox. Maybe you have extensions installed that
conflict with this feature? try to disable all you have.

 status incomplete

 - Alexander

** Changed in: firefox-3.0 (Ubuntu)
       Status: New => Incomplete

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