SSL / TLS Security News

Jul 11th STRIPE.COM IS OUR NEW PAYMENT PROVIDER FOR CREDIT CARD PAYMENTS

Starting now we are using Stripe.com for credit card payments instead of 2Checkout.com. Reason: clients had to re-enter all of their address-data at the 2checkout payment form, this is not required for Stripe.com payments. We hope that this provides improved usability for our customers. If you have got feedback about the new payment process, we ... Read More »

Mar 24th BEGINNING WITH MARCH 1ST 2018 THE MAXIMUM VALIDITY PERIOD WILL BE 2 YEARS FOR ALL SSL CERTIFICATES

CAB Forum Ballot 193 has passed, which means a shorter maximum validity period of 2 years for all SSL certificates. The maximum of 2 years has already been effective for EV (Extended Validation) certificates and will soon be standard for all validation types. The changes will be effective per March 1st 2018.Find further details ... Read More »

Mar 24th GOOGLE CONSIDERING DOWNGRADE FOR SYMANTEC EV CERTIFICATES IN CHROME

Google has recently announced they are considering to downgrade SSL certificates issued by Symantec, see the post from March 23, 2017: https://groups.google.com/a/chromium.org/forum/m/#%21msg/blink-dev/eUAKwjihhBs/rpxMXjZHCQAJ Symantec answered on March 24, 2017: https://www.symantec.com/connect/blogs/symantec-backs-its-ca   What would this ... Read More »