From 1st of March, two years is the maximum validity for SSL certificates.
The SSL certificate industry has been going through a lot of changes recently, and another significant change is on the horizon. From March 1, 2018, all certificate authorities will stop issuing 3-year SSL certificates. The CA/Brower … Read More
Having a non-HTTPS website? Be prepared to get penalized.
Google Chrome, the most popular web browser in the world, is going to mark all HTTP websites as “Not Secure” starting this Summer. In other words, if you don’t have an SSL certificate installed on your website, Chrome will greet your … Read More
Here’s how to install an SSL/TLS certificate on Mac OS X El Capitan
Mac OS X El Capitan (v.10.11) is the twelfth major version of Apple’s macOS. This operating system is widely used in Macintosh computers. This article will help you ease through SSL/TLS certificate installation on Mac OS X … Read More
Certificate Transparency Simplified Like Never Before
The SSL/TLS certificate industry has been in the midst of some substantial fundamental changes, and Certificate Transparency (CT) is one of them. Most people first learned the term ‘Certificate Transparency’ in 2015 when Google mandated that all certificate authorities log their EV SSL certificates … Read More
Simple SSL/TLS Installation Instructions for FortiGate
FortiGate firewalls are the next generation of firewalls by Fortinet, one of the leading names in the cybersecurity industry. Thanks to the growing trend of working remotely as well as rising cyber-threats, many are looking to secure their communication through SSL VPN. And do … Read More
Learn what Asymmetric Encryption is, how it works, and what it does
When it comes to the word ‘Encryption,’ we think of it as a technique that protects data using a cryptographic key, and there’s nothing wrong with this. However, what most people don’t realize is that there … Read More
Here’s why you simply cannot afford not to be on HTTPS
Car, Cellphone, Internet, Cable TV, Air Conditioning, SSL Certificate… what’s common among these all? Think about it. Got it? Didn’t? Well, let us clear it for you. All these things were considered to be “luxuries” rather than “necessities” some … Read More
Quick SSL Certificate Installation steps for Kerio Connect
Kerio Connect, formerly known as Kerio MailServer, was developed by Kerio Technologies based out of San Jose, California. Adopted by thousands of users, Kerio Connect is an SMTP based mail server with features such as global address book, and folder sharing. Because … Read More
Generating a CSR and Generating a P12 Certificate is not as complicated as you think!
If you want to distribute your own app on the Apple App Store, you must know that you’re going to need a P12 certificate file (Why else would you be here?). If you’re doing this … Read More
IBM lays out the biggest cybersecurity threats for next year
We’re fast approaching the end of 2017. And while it’s been a busy year, including countless cyber-attacks and a browser push for HTTPS, it’s time to begin looking forward to next year.
Cybersecurity is a very nuanced concept. There … Read More