SSL News

Comodo Group sells Comodo CA

November 1, 2017

Comodo CA is now a completely separate company

Symantec sells its CA business to DigiCert

August 10, 2017

DigiCert will begin issuing SSL certificates for Symantec brands on December 1st

Google announces plan to distrust Symantec SSL certificates

August 1, 2017

The Chrome browser will distrust Symantec SSL certificates in two batches starting in April

CAB Forum Reduces Maximum Certificate Validity to 825 Days

April 3, 2017

The industry will continue moving towards shorter certificate validity periods

SHA-1 SSL Certificates

September 29, 2016

Information about SHA-1 SSL Certificate risks and availability.

HTTPS SEO Checklist

March 3, 2016

Check out this Infographic with an SEO checklist to use when moving your site to HTTPS

Bulletproof SSL and TLS Book

April 24, 2015

Ivan Ristic recently released the digital version of his excellent book "Bulletproof SSL and TLS", the definitive guide to understanding and properly deploying SSL. The book will "teach you everything you need to know to protect your systems from eavesdropping and impersonation attacks."

EV Certificate Infographic

April 16, 2015

The CA Security Council recently published an infographic promoting the benefits of Extended Validation certificates.

"There is no any hardware or software in this world exists which could stop my heavy attacks"

September 6, 2011

Update on the DigiNotar attack connecting it to the Comodo attack a few months earlier

How to Make a Secure Login Form with SSL

January 29, 2011

Though it is often misunderstood, there are good ways and bad ways to secure your website's login form with SSL.