Report Certificate Problems and Request Key Compromise Revocation at Speed: DigiCert’s New Automated Revocation Solution

You can now submit a report of a private key compromise quickly and automatically get a revocation, if needed, with DigiCert’s Certificate Problem Reporting tool. Responding to certificate problem reports and certificate revocation are key responsibilities of a certificate authority, and they are important aspects of ensuring online trust. As part of our ongoing commitment […]

2020 Quantum Advances and 2021 Predictions

This year quantum computing is reaching a turning point. Quantum computing has made significant progress in 2020, and we predict the advancements in 2021 will bring it closer to reality than ever before. However, preparing for post-quantum computing will likely take longer than you expect and you need to start preparing now to protect your […]

Simplify Code Signing Around the Holidays and Always

Code signing is a critical part of your DevOps process to ensure that code cannot be tampered with. During the holidays, typically there are fewer people in the office and most are busier, so automation and extra security are even more important to simplify workflows. Additionally, with a remote working environment, having a flexible solution […]

Top 3 Features of DigiCert Secure Site Pro

DigiCert conducted a survey with Secure Site and Secure Site Pro customers from August to September 2020. According to current customers, here are the top three most popular features in Secure Site and Secure Site Pro Top features in both Secure Site and Secure Site Pro: Priority validation Priority validation allows you to receive certificates […]

DigiCert 2021 Security Predictions

2020 has brought about a lot of change. Who would’ve imagined watching our favorite sports teams on TV and stadiums without spectators, or the one-year postponement of the Tokyo Summer Olympic games? But isn’t it nice that some things don’t change, like our annual exercise of predicting what cybersecurity challenges we expect in 2021 and […]

Election Security: Secure Voter Data and Avoid Phishing

Be smart with websites and emails about elections With the U.S. elections quickly approaching, we’ve been talking about various aspects of election security. In previous posts we explained why elections are not administered online and discussed secure voting methods. Today we’ll dive into trust indicators for election communications, including how to avoid phishing and secure […]

Qualify for a VMC – How to Trademark Your Logo

In our past posts, we’ve covered two essential steps to qualify your organization for a VMC certificate: How to get your logo into the correct format How to become DMARC/BIMI compliant This week, we’ll go over another equally critical step: How to check if your brand logo is a registered trademark and apply for a […]

What is the Most Secure Voting Method?

In our last post we explained why elections are not run online — even though it seems most aspects of our lives are online — especially since the pandemic has required innovative solutions for remote life. This article will examine the current voting methods, using the example of the United States as it prepares for […]

If You Connect It, Protect It – Cybersecurity Awareness Month

This October marks the 17th year of the National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM), a U.S. collaborative effort between government and industry to promote safe and secure practices online. But that doesn’t limit participation to the U.S. In 2019 organizations and individuals in all 50 states and over 40 countries joined in. The 2020 theme […]