June 5, 2021

OpenDNS’ certificates for major websites

Not sure if this topic goes here. Today I tried to open some websites (gmail , askubuntu, reddit) and I got a SSL certificate error. Apparently **OpenDNS was replacing these websites’ certificates with some of their own**. I’m not an expert, I posted screenshots on twitter: [https://twitter.com/atti84it/status/1401228468797444097](https://twitter.com/atti84it/status/1401228468797444097)

The problem was solved after going back to my ISP’s dns via DHCP. What is happening? Misconfigurations or malicious attack?

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Note: By filling this form and submitting your commen, you acknowledge, agree and comply with our terms of service. In addition you acknowledge that you are willingly sharing your email address with AiOWikis and you might receive notification emails from AiOWikis for comment notifications. AiOWiksi guarantees that your email address WILL NOT be used for advertisement or email marketting purposes.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.