https - hopefully not too stupid a question

Roland Perry lists at
Sun Jun 17 17:57:41 BST 2012

In article <4FDE04AF.5000903 at>, Peter Fairbrother 
<zenadsl6186 at> writes
>I think the browsers are looking to check the hostname in the requested 
>URL matches the hostname in the certificate - and it doesn't, 
> !=
>Both actions seem like perfectly good behaviour to me.

As a "user" I'd expect the browser to connect the two concepts, it's not 
as if DNS hasn't been invented yet.
Roland Perry

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