Mozilla’s Root Store Policy was recently updated to [https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/about/governance/policies/security-group/certs/policy/ version 2.7.1] with an effective date of 1 May 2021. This version contains [https://github.com/mozilla/pkipolicy/pull/223 several changes] that may affect your organization and the auditors who evaluate your PKI. These changes require you to take action to ensure your continued compliance.
Please review version 2.7.1 of [https://www.mozilla.org/projects/security/certs/policy/ Mozilla’s Root Store Policy] internally, and with your auditors as well. After you and your auditors have reviewed these new requirements, complete the April 2021 survey via the Common CA Database (CCADB). This survey also contains information regarding other recent and upcoming changes that may affect your
Certification Authority (CA). Read all survey questions first before beginning to respond.
To respond to this survey, [https://ccadb.org/cas/ log in to the CCADB], click on the 'CA Communications' tab under the 'More' tab, and select the 'April 2021 CA Communication' survey. All CAs with root certificates included in Mozilla’s root store must submit their responses by 30-April-2021.