CA/B Forum Update on EV Certificate Improvements

DigiCert actively participates in several industry standards groups and discussions. This year many in-person events have been canceled due to COVID-19 restrictions, which makes it harder to build relationships through side conversations that foster advancement. However, we remain committed to improving internet security, whether through in-person or virtual discussions. The CA/Browser (CA/B) Forum held a […]

Looking beyond the Lock – Reliable Identity in Today’s Web Age

The standards for issuing Extended Validation (EV) certificates were initially developed in 2007, cooperatively with Certificate Authorities and Browsers. Since then, there have been at least 30 modifications approved by the CA/B Forum to enhance and improve them. For years, browsers used a mostly similar user interface (UI) to distinguish EV from other types of […]