Now more than ever it’s time to move to HTTPS – not just because it’s the secure “cool” thing to do, but because it’s also becoming the standard rather than an afterthought. Scans and crawls in the last six months show HTTPS is growing by leaps » Continue Reading.
Tag: Internet Security
With a thoughtful, yet decided, hand Google is ushering in a new age of secure Internet communications. Starting this month with the release of Chrome 56, Google will label websites without a properly installed digital certificate as “Not Secure”. Initially, only websites that accept passwords » Continue Reading.
2017 will be a exciting year for the digital certificate community. One thing we expect to see: more widespread adoption of Certification Authority Authorization (aka CAA). CAA lets the owner of a domain name designate a specific Certificate Authority (CA), (like SSL.com) to issue digital » Continue Reading.
Your online security is important to us here at SSL.com. Inspired by Data Privacy Day, we’d like to remind you that one of the most important things you can do to protect yourself online is to update your privacy settings. It can be confusing to » Continue Reading.
U.S. CIO Wants to Secure all Federal .gov Websites with SSL In an effort to secure websites, the Obama administration has proposed that as many federal websites as possible start using SSL. While using HTTPS is going to cost taxpayers more money, according to the White House » Continue Reading.
Il n’y a pas de fumée sans feu. Is Babar the Elephant weird? No matter what you think of the children’s stories originally published in France and translated for publication around the world, you might be hearing the word Babar a little more often. Recently, » Continue Reading.
If you recall, we talked about Superfish recently and the fact Lenovo was pre-installing spyware on low-end consumer computers they sold. Apparently, Komodia, the company behind Superfish, has other software that is just as bad if not worse. Several antivirus and parental protection software also uses Komodia’s engine. Products like Qustodio, » Continue Reading.
Yeah, the Hot Tub Time Machine movies weren’t as good as they could have been for some reason, but we’re going to be hopping in today. The recent announcement about OpenSSL, iOS and OS X tricked into using weak 1990s-grade encryption keys (h/t to El » Continue Reading.
New Information Security Technologies Technology is evolving at an ever quickening pace, and it’s important to stay as up to date as possible when it comes to information security technologies. We’ve put together a list of five different things you should have on your radar. While » Continue Reading.
How the Sony Hack Affects You Just to be clear, we’re talking about the big Sony hack in late November 2014, which involved massive data breeches, Hollywood stars, racy pictures and lots of money – NOT the massive Denial of Service attack Sony’s online gaming service » Continue Reading.