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server's certificate chain warning

Question asked by Tom Delmas on Jun 7, 2015
Latest reply on Jun 11, 2015 by Tom Delmas

Why the error "This server's certificate chain is incomplete" is only orange warning and the grade capped only down to B ?


Most "orange" warnings in the server test are for small errors or improvement needed.


When a server is reconfigured in this way, it's likely the owner didn't see it and will not experience it, but a lot of visitor will randomly encounter it. And it's not a small warning like mixed content, but the red scary message, and the inability to differentiate it from a real man-in-the-middle.


In my opinion, this error should be at least red, as it is an obvious misconfiguration.

Because of the effect of this misconfiguration and the difficulty for the owner to diagnose it,

I think it is important to highlight it, maybe with a grade capped to D or worst.