Looks like Comodo has had second thoughts about entering a trademark dispute over the term “Let’s Encrypt”, as Steve Ragan at CSO Online reports: A Comodo staffer, Robin Alden, said that the company had abandoned their let’s encrypt trademarks. “Comodo has filed for express abandonment of the trademark applications at this time instead of waiting
The non-profit Let’s Encrypt project, set up to help more websites switch on HTTPS for free, has found itself in a kerfuffle with Comodo, one of the largest commercial vendors of website certificates. Let’s Encrypt writes: Some months ago, it came to our attention that Comodo Group, Inc., is attempting to register at least three
All major web browsers are now trusting Let’s Encrypt’s free security certificates, bringing a more secure and private web that much closer.