The rogue certificates issued by the NIC demonstrate the need for regional CAs to be held to the same standard as globally trusted CAs and audited against current standards by accredited and reliable auditing entities.
Joining the Online Trust Alliance to “enhance online trust and empower users, while promoting innovation and the vitality of the internet”, DigiCert is proud to be an honor roll member setting the standard of Internet Security.
The recent OpenSSL vulnerability update does not affect SSL Certificates, but administrators are strongly advised to update their systems.
With DigiCert encryption security and authentication, researchers can collaborate on high performance computing systems to improve our way of life.
There are several online Heartbleed detection tools that rely solely on checking the NotBefore Data. There are major flaws with this approach to Heartbleed vulnerability that administrators should consider.
A bug in the software servers use to create secure connections leaves sites open to exploits allowing attackers to obtain sensitive data from secured Web sites.
Unattended systems are a hackers best friend. Strong security requires balancing human verification and smart technology in order to prevent exploits from hackers and scammers.
Half of apps tested do not validate the authenticity of the SSL Certificates being presented or the identify of the organization using the certificate.
DigiCert provides SSL Certificates used to encrypt sensitive information. With revelations about mass surveillance in the news everywhere, an obscure feature of SSL/TLS called ‘forward secrecy’ has suddenly become very interesting. Twitter recently announced that they have enabled forward secrecy for traffic on twitter.com, api.twitter.com, and mobile.twitter.com. On top of the usual confidentiality and integrity properties of HTTPS, forward […]