CommCare Cloud release notes 2020-11-18

2020-11-16 update-letsencrypt-to-alternate-chain
On January 11 2021, Let’s Encrypt will change its default certificate chain from using the legacy Identrust root certificate, to its own modern ISRG root certificate. In order to maintain backwards compatibility with existing mobile devices it is necessary to keep using the Identrust certificate chain.

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Inside the instructions for applying the maintenance for each change, it will tell you whether there are any environments it may not be necessary for. When in doubt, apply the steps for every change.

Thanks @erobinson for calling attention to this as well: