This bug is preventing me from accessing amazon at all in Chromium. I get this
"Your connection is not private
Attackers might be trying to steal your information from www.amazon.co.uk (for
example, passwords, messages, or credit cards).
www.amazon.co.uk normally uses encryption to protect your information. When
Chromium tried to connect to www.amazon.co.uk this time, the website sent back
unusual and incorrect credentials. This may happen when an attacker is trying
to pretend to be www.amazon.co.uk, or a Wi-Fi sign-in screen has interrupted
the connection. Your information is still secure because Chromium stopped the
connection before any data was exchanged.
You cannot visit www.amazon.co.uk right now because the website uses HSTS.
Network errors and attacks are usually temporary, so this page will probably
I get error messages in other HTTPS websites but this is the only one I've
found so far that is completely broken.
It has been like this ever since I installed the latest version of chromium
53.0.2785.143-1~deb8u1Ubuntu have had the fix incorporated into their packages
for some time. Please can we have it too? I don't know how the severity
classifications are defined but major websites being completely unusable seems
pretty important to me.