Keeping Subscribers Safe: Partner Best Practices

As a Certificate Authority, we’ve always prioritized security when it comes to our infrastructure, adherence to industry standards, and the products we provide. As a DigiCert Partner, we want to make it easy for you to place that same level of care in security. After years of experience building our infrastructure—and working with our partners […]

Duplicate Emails Regarding Deprecation of 3-Year Certificates

Effective March 1, 2018, 3-year (and longer term) certificates have been deprecated by the CA/Browser Forum Ballot 193. Going forward, any public-facing SSL/TLS certificate can have a maximum lifespan of 825 days. In advance of Ballot 193’s effective date, we built a tool to resend Domain Control Validation (DCV) emails to WHOIS contacts concurrently with […]

3-Year Certificate Reissuance & Access to Order Comments

The following information is an update for partners for the weeks of 12 February 2018 and 19 February 2018. View Comments on Orders Partners can now access comments for new, renewal, and pending orders for all activity since 14 February 2018. Additionally, we’re going back and adding comments and authentication status to pending orders submitted […]

Partner Newsletter Issue 1 February 2018

Now that Symantec Website Security is part of DigiCert, we’re excited to bring together the industry’s top talent and capabilities. Our combined teams are working together to simplify certificate management and continue bringing you the best SSL/TLS and PKI solutions. Welcome to DigiCert! Welcome, New Partners This first issue of our DigiCert Partner News finds […]

Catching You Up on Product Updates

We’ve made several updates (with more on the way) to DigiCert’s partner platform and SOAP API. 28 December 2017 We released several enhancements to the Domain Control Validation (DCV) process for partners. Specifically, we added the ability to resend DCV emails, identify where the DCV emails were sent, and provided an authentication status for each […]