DigiCert Supports VMCs for Gmail’s BIMI Pilot; Company Logos in Emails Take an Important Step Forward

Learn more about what you can do to get BIMI-ready Brand Indicators for Message Identification (BIMI) is a new standard in pilot that allows companies to display a logo on authenticated emails. The Gmail pilot is the first actual implementation of BIMI with the use of Verified Mark Certificates (VMCs). This enables Gmail to present […]

Taking a Data-Driven Approach Towards Compliance

In the realm of operating as the world’s largest global certificate authority (CA), how does DigiCert stay on top of compliance while issuing millions of public certificates in any given year? This includes identifying and remediating issues as we discover them to assure continual improvement and tight compliance. Understanding problems with certificates requires an inspection […]

Certification Authority Authorization Checking: What is it, and Why Does it Matter?

The Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) ecosystem relies on root certificates issued by various certificate authorities (CAs) like DigiCert. This is what browsers use to decide which websites can be trusted and which ones can’t. But if any CA can issue a TLS/SSL certificate for any domain, certificate issuance could happen without the knowledge of website […]

Upgrading to CertCentral: What You Need to Know

As part of the DigiCert purchase of Symantec website security and PKI solutions in November 2017, we promised to bring those Symantec systems up to modern compliance standards, deprecate unnecessary systems and improve the customer experience. Over the past two years, we’ve been working through a major transition plan to upgrade Symantec customers to one […]

Keeping Your Website Secure While Working from Home

How to Request or Renew Digital Certificates from Home As most people connect with your business solely online during COVID-19, it is more important than ever to maintain your websites’ security. Working from home can open up possibilities for hackers, but you can keep your systems secure by having and maintaining online certificates. TLS/SSL certificates […]

AVEVA + CertCentral: Streamlining certificate management for a globally-dispersed company

After merging with a division of Schneider Electric in 2018, AVEVA—a global leader in industrial software—began a transformational journey to centralize and streamline IT processes for 4,400 employees at 80 locations in more than 40 countries. Their first step was to identify gaps in SSL management, then find a solution that aligned with their cloud- […]

Global Partner Series: SSL247 Gives Customers End-to-End Security Consulting – 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

“There are some things AI just can’t solve. When it comes to SSL, having real person at the other end of the phone is one of those things. SSL247 provides this human connection for its customers, well, 24/7.” With over 15 years of web security experience operating across 18 different markets, SSL247 not only offers […]

Assessing the London Protocol

The London Protocol was originally proposed as a potential joint effort by CA Security Council members to combat phishing. All large commercial CAs revoke certificates for phishing websites when they are brought to their attention, but they do not proactively monitor their customers sites, and generally do not share information about misuse of certificates with […]