In our fourth and final interview on building a scalable PKI, we ask Darin how we should automate certificate management. But first, let’s recap the series up to this point: We started by giving you a high-level overview of some of the critical PKI use cases. We then delved into the difference between public and […]
The new European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) deadline is May 25, 2018, and despite that date quickly approaching, research shows many companies still aren’t ready. If they remain non-compliant, companies will face a fine up to 4 percent of annual turnover or €20 million (whichever is greater) per breach or issue related to […]
In our previous interview with Darin Andrew, Senior PKI Architect at DigiCert, we discussed the differences between public and private PKI. We established that most enterprises use a hybrid PKI solution. That said, you have two options for implementing your private PKI: (1) use a hosted solution from a certificate authority (CA) or (2) build […]
In our first interview with Darin Andrew, Senior PKI Architect at DigiCert, we learned to keep the next 5–10 years in mind when making decisions about PKI architecture. We even learned about three ways top enterprises are using PKI to enhance cybersecurity. Now, we ask Darin about the difference between public and private PKI, which […]
Every company is looking for ways to speed up development while incorporating the appropriate level of security. Organizations are successfully doing this by taking a DevOps approach, which increases agility in many areas namely security, IT, and development. But this accomplishment doesn’t come without challenges. For some, deciding to take this new approach comes with […]
In this interview with Darin Andrew, Senior PKI Architect at DigiCert, we pose as the head of engineering at a medium-sized company to ask him how we can build a PKI that’s ready to scale. Are you confident you have the right technologies in place to meet the security needs of your company over the […]
The market is at a tipping point with almost half of enterprises currently integrating security into DevOps initiatives.
The CA/Browser Forum (CAB Forum) comprises the world’s leading CAs and browser vendors. The CAB Forum meetings and discussions attempt to build consensus on rules and guidelines about global digital certificate practices. One common topic is how to shorten certificate lifetimes. The goal is to accelerate security efforts and minimize the potential damage caused by […]
We expect the new CAA requirement to have a small impact on the security and complexity of the web, but we are happy it is an improvement with a low-cost process.