PKI Tutorials - Herong's Tutorial Examples - v2.20, by Dr. Herong Yang
Listing of Trusted Root CA in Mozilla Firefox
This section provides a tutorial example on how to see the list of trusted root CA (Certificate Authorities) pre-installed in Mozilla Firefox.
As learned earlier, the trust of the entire HTTPS Website PKI is based on certificates of trusted root CA (Certificate Authorities) pre-installed in the browser.
Before using the Mozilla browser Mozilla Firefox on my computer to visit any HTTPS Websites, I want to see who are those trusted root CAs pre-installed in Mozilla Firefox.
1. Run Mozilla Firefox. And open the certificate manager as described in the previous tutorial.
2. Click the "Authorities" tab. A list of pre-installed trusted root CA certificates shows up.
Some of them are included here to give you an idea on who are those trusted root CAs:
Vendor Certifcation Name AC Camerfirma S.A. Chambers of Commerce Root - 2008 AC Camerfirma S.A. Global Chambersign Root - 2008 AC Camerfirma SA CIF A82743287 Chambers of Commerce Root AC Camerfirma SA CIF A82743287 Global Chambersign Root ACCV ACCVRAIZ1 Actalis S.p.A./03358520967 Actalis Authentication Root CA AddTrust AB AddTrust Class 1 CA Root AddTrust AB AddTrust External CA Root Amazon Amazon Root CA 1 Baltimore Baltimore CyberTrust Root Comodo CA Limited AAA Certificate Services DigiCert Inc DigiCert Assured ID Root CA ...
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