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In Windows or Linux system, how does the SSL certificate gets "updated" or "revoked"? By default some certificate comes while installing the OS / Browser. But later when that needs to be updated how does it happen? Through Linux/ Windows updates??

I understand that we can make our own CA and then add it.

But in term of generic "Browser" user, how does update happens?

(I am not sure if this is the right place to ask this question. :( )

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Windows Update manages the Certificate Store that most browsers use. – Ramhound Sep 26 '13 at 9:43
Thanks @Ramhound. One more Question - If you see there are revocation list (HTTP URL) available in details. Does SSL downloads / gets this and validates certificates every time? – hari Oct 1 '13 at 8:48
Again. That would be handled by an update to the Certificate Store. – Ramhound Oct 1 '13 at 11:29

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