From August 19th 2020, SECTIGO issues SSL certificates with a maximum lifetime of 398 days (13 months) as specified by CA/Browser consortium. SSL certificates with a longer lifetime must be re-issued annually (free of charge). You'll receive reminders via e-mail. SSL certificates issued before August 19th 2020 remain valid until their planned expiry date. Code Signing & S/MIME certificates are not affected and remain valid until their planned expiry date.

Nov 25th IMPORTANT NEWS about SHA-1 / SHA-256 - Google Rankings, etc.

Are you still using a SHA-1 certificate? - Get a new SHA-256 certificate for free!SHA-1 will be deprecated very soon. To speed up the transition to new more secure algorithms, Google will make changes to the user interface in Google Chrome 39. Websites using SHA-256 certificates will be preferred by Google search engine.  These changes will be ... Read More »