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.

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 »

Feb 16th GERMANY: IT-SECURITY LAW 2015 / 2016

Seit Sommer 2016 ist das IT-Sicherheitsgesetz (IT-SiG) in Kraft. Somit kommt § 13 Abs. 7 Telemediengesetz (TMG) zum Tragen:   (7) Diensteanbieter haben, soweit dies technisch möglich und wirtschaftlich zumutbar ist, im Rahmen ihrer jeweiligen Verantwortlichkeit für geschäftsmäßig angebotene Telemedien durch technische und ... Read More »