SSL / TLS Security News

Mar 11th IMPORTANT: MINOR CHANGES IN DNS- AND HTTP-DOMAIN CONTROL VALIDATION AS PER MARCH 15th 2017

To improve the security and reliability of certificate issuance, the CA/Browser Forum made changes to the standard File and DNS-based Domain Validation (DV) procedures. Ballot 169 – Revised Validation Requirements was unanimously approved which requires CAs to adopt these new DV practices to stay in compliance.Symantec recently informed about ... Read More »

Mar 8th NEW: CERTUM® AND COMODO® E-MAIL CERTIFICATES (S/MIME)

Starting with 8th March 2017 InterSSL is now offering SSL certificates from CERTUM® and COMODO®. The new products are available in three versions: Basic, Pro and Enterprise. Show the new certificates.

Feb 27th GOOGLE VS. SHA-1: WHY SHA-1 SSL CERTIFICATES SHOULD BE REPLACED

All SSL certificates delivered by InterSSL are SHA-2 based by default since November 2014. Multiple browser vendors have alredy been showing warnings for websites that were still using old SHA-1 based certificates, after SHA-1 had been replaced.Today, 10 years after of SHA-1 was first introduced, Google is announcing the first practical technique ... Read More »