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  • DigiCert on Quantum 2: When Will Cryptographically Relevant Quantum Computers Arrive?

    DigiCert on Quantum 2: When Will Cryptographically Relevant Quantum Computers Arrive?

    [This is part of a continuing series on quantum computing. For the first part, click here.] Once people understand the threat that quantum computers pose to classical cryptographic algorithms like...

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  • Networking4All + DigiCert: Putting the Future of the Customer First

    Networking4All + DigiCert: Putting the Future of the Customer First

    “The biggest challenge today is that companies don’t think they’re at risk.” — Frank Leest, Founder & CEO Networking4All When it comes to security, Networking4All CEO Frank Leest would rather be...

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  • Why Safari Warns You That Some Sites are “Not Secure”

    Why Safari Warns You That Some Sites are “Not Secure”

    As of March 2019, Safari on macOS and iOS displays a warning reading “Not Secure” in the address bar for all HTTP connections. Last year, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox became the first major...

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  • Google’s Signed HTTP Exchange Solution Displays Publisher URLs for AMP Pages via TLS

    Google’s Signed HTTP Exchange Solution Displays Publisher URLs for AMP Pages via TLS

    DigiCert first and only public CA to issue TLS certificates that enable Signed HTTP Exchange Web operators using the Google AMP (Accelerated Mobile Pages) platform for fast mobile pages now have a...

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  • Qualified Certificates for PSD2 Required by EU by September 2019

    Qualified Certificates for PSD2 Required by EU by September 2019

    European payment services providers are in full gear to meet the September 2019 effective date for PSD2 technical standards, which includes the use of Qualified TLS and eSeal signing certificates...

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  • What’s in a Name? Reviewing Website Identification

    What’s in a Name? Reviewing Website Identification

    The use of TLS certificates to secure and identify websites has dramatically expanded on the World Wide Web. This has been driven by browsers showing negative indicators for non-https sites, thus...

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  • AVEVA + CertCentral: Streamlining certificate management for a globally-dispersed company

    AVEVA + CertCentral: Streamlining certificate management for a globally-dispersed company

    After merging with a division of Schneider Electric in 2018, AVEVA—a global leader in industrial software—began a transformational journey to centralize and streamline IT processes for 4,400...

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  • Frost & Sullivan report links e-commerce revenue with high-assurance certificates

    Frost & Sullivan report links e-commerce revenue with high-assurance certificates

    According to a new Frost & Sullivan white paper, the number of consumers using digital payment methods continues to increase worldwide—and so do concerns about online fraud. With 6.17 million data...

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  • ETSI Recommendations Echo Global Push for IoT Security

    ETSI Recommendations Echo Global Push for IoT Security

    The massively growing number of network-connected devices has pressed standards bodies and government entities to publish security guidelines and recommendations. According to IHS Markit, the...

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  • Website authentication for financial institutions

    Website authentication for financial institutions

    When you visit the website of your financial institution, whether it be your bank, insurance agency, brokerage house or credit card company, the site is most likely using an Extended Validation...

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  • Elevating security and trust to even higher levels

    Elevating security and trust to even higher levels

    Trust Italia is on a decades-long mission to help people everywhere understand the importance of identity and security online. They first partnered with Verisign in 1995, then with Symantec until...

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  • DigiCert Labs to Explore Categorizing IoT Devices Based on Security, Privacy Using AI and Pattern Recognition Technologies

    DigiCert Labs to Explore Categorizing IoT Devices Based on Security, Privacy Using AI and Pattern Recognition Technologies

    Today, we are surrounded by devices that can record the surrounding sound without our consent, take pictures without our knowledge and transmit data without our permission. In other words, we are...

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  • For IBM, identity has become the new perimeter defense.

    For IBM, identity has become the new perimeter defense.

    “The landscape has shifted under our feet. With the rapid adoption of Software as a Service, all the beautiful protections provided by on-premises network security are totally bypassed.” — Weber...

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  • Planning for Japan IoT Security Regulation Changes in 2020

    Planning for Japan IoT Security Regulation Changes in 2020

    A recent article published by Nikkei in Japan today reported that the security risks posed by Internet of Things (IoT) devices is rising, and that the Ministry of Internal Affairs and...

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  • Health Canada Guidance for Medical Device Cybersecurity is a Welcome Development

    Health Canada Guidance for Medical Device Cybersecurity is a Welcome Development

    Healthcare, by its very nature, deals with sensitive patient data. In addition to medical records, much of the medical equipment today is network connected, and vulnerable to potential...

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  • DigiCert on Quantum: National Academy of Sciences Report

    DigiCert on Quantum: National Academy of Sciences Report

    This is the first of a series of technical blogs that DigiCert is publishing on quantum computing and the coming post-quantum transition. Upcoming articles will provide additional, easy to...

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  • Protecting personal information with IoT device security

    Protecting personal information with IoT device security

    Panasonic Connected Solutions Company builds IoT solutions that connect with people, devices and services. Chief Engineer Saburo Toyonaga and team develop security software for B-to-B IoT devices....

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  • Digital Certificates Expiring on Major Platforms – We’ve Seen This Before

    Digital Certificates Expiring on Major Platforms – We’ve Seen This Before

    Once again, expiring digital certificates leading to massive online services shutdowns made headlines. These types of incidents can happen, though here at DigiCert, we’ve built CertCentral to help...

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  • The New Kid on the BlockChain

    The New Kid on the BlockChain

    Addressing the need for strong identity validation in blockchain systems Recently, DigiCert announced joining Linux Foundation and consequently Hyperledger. Additionally, we made an announcement...

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  • Security Predictions for the New Year and Beyond

    Security Predictions for the New Year and Beyond

    These security predictions are based on industry standards initiatives, represented by organizations involved in the industry, thought leaders, and other stake holders in the security market....

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