New & Next: trends in TLS, SSL and identity

Last week, I presented “Identity in an Online World” as the final presentation at DigiCert’s annual Security Summit.  On 19 February, I’ll share those same insights with you in our second-in-a-series quarterly webinar on what’s happening in the SSL, TLS, PKI and code signing certificate ecosystem – featuring a spotlight on identity. Available FREE to […]

Trends & Threats Briefing, January 2019

Welcome to your source for January 2019’s news about TLS, SSL, PKI, IoT, encryption, identity and digital certificates. Click on any headline below to jump to its summary and external news source. If you’d prefer having this news presented to you, view/hear the on-demand recorded webcast here.  Also check out the rest of our webinars […]

Coding while celebrating

While the rest of the world was uncorking champagne bottles to celebrate the new year, we celebrated by figurately smashing a champagne bottle against the hull of our latest release. And while you might have started your party several hours before midnight, we actually started this party way back in October when an earlier blog […]

System Maintenance & Upgrades in April 2019

We’ll be performing system maintenance in April 2019, necessitating a planned, controlled downtime of all certificate ordering, order checking and fulfillment services. The maintenance and downtime are targeted for several hours during a single day. At the moment, the only action for you to take is to be aware. The scope of the maintenance focuses […]

2018: A Happy New Year

It seemed everything was new for us in 2018: Our first year as a newer company The new DigiCert Certified Partner Program A new, go-forward certificate infrastructure The open beta of our new home to move-into, CertCentral DigiCert Secure Site – a new product, the first in a new family of new products oh, and […]

Partner Newsletter – Issue 6

WELCOME What A Year! In 2018 alone, Partners like you helped DigiCert accomplish many key milestones, including the completed rollout of our DigiCert Certified Partner Program, the integration of Website Security into DigiCert, the successful replacement of certificates issued under our Symantec certificate infrastructure(s), the first products in our new flagship Secure Site family of […]

NEW & NOW: quarterly Trends in TLS & SSL webinar

For years now, I’ve presented a popular TLS and SSL Trends session at our annual series of Partner Roundtables for our most strategic partners in the Asia/Pacific, Americas, and Europe/Middle East/Africa regions.  My presentations are a timely and efficient way to keep updated on what is -and will be- happening in the industry and marketplace. […]


A few weeks ago, I blogged about the Little Things – and realized I told you about the Whats but not the Whys. Why the little things? Little things like changing the True Credentials enrollment page’s text color to something more readable. Like disabling a watchdog in an internal system that caused memory issues. And […]

It’s (Going to Be) the Little Things

Usually, I blog to explain what we’ve just released to you. But this time, I decided to jump the gun and tell you what we’re working on right now. It makes our engineers a little nervous, but I call it “encouragement”. In the old Symantec Partner API, we’re adding support for two new parameters that’ll […]