Securely Navigating the Web for your IRS Stimulus Package

The United States Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act was signed into law on March 27. The CARES Act will provide one-time payments of up to $1,200 per adult and $500 per child under age 17. It’s highly likely that cybercriminals will try to capitalize on this opportunity, so consumers need to protect […]

Five Tips for Secure Remote Email Access

Best practices to help your organization send and receive secure messages How many emails do you receive every day? How do you know the emails you are sending and receiving are secure? How do you know that your employees’ emails are secure, especially when they are working remotely and sending emails from home or unknown […]

How to Keep your Online Banking Info Secure

Mobile and online banking have been on the rise in recent years. From 1995 to 2015 the number of physical banks dropped by nearly half. Plus, amid current social distancing standards, many banks are urging customers to take advantage of online banking services. But the higher usage of online services also increases the risk of […]

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 […]

How to Avoid Cyberattacks While Working from Home

Hackers will take advantage of any vulnerability they can find. Amidst the pandemic of COVID-19, attackers are taking advantage of the alertness of the world population with phishing emails, social media posts, apps and text messages containing malware. These scams typically involve fraudsters impersonating healthcare officials. According to Check Point Threat Intelligence, “since January 2020, […]

Nine Tips to Securely Work from Home

Even before the coronavirus outbreak, employees were increasingly working from home. According to the Federal Reserve, the percentage of the labor force working from home tripled in the last 15 years. However, since the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a pandemic, many companies are asking their employees to work from home. As more people log […]

DigiCert pushes underscore extension

Earlier this year, certain browsers in the CA/Browser Forum mandated that underscore certificates be revoked immediately due to new interpretations of the RFC 1034 standard that is incorporated by reference into the CA/Browser Forum Baseline Requirements. This resulted in an ongoing discussion in the CA/Browser Forum over the course of this year: should underscore certificates […]

Majority of Companies Prepared for Upcoming Chrome 70 Distrust of Symantec-Issued TLS Certificates

DigiCert ready to help those yet to act with quick, free replacement process The stable release of Google Chrome 70 is a little over a month away, marking the browser’s final distrust date of Symantec TLS roots. Most leading websites have already made the transition to DigiCert trusted roots, with only about 1-2 percent of […]