EV Certificates: Essential for Trust on the Internet

In 2018, approximately 482 million phishing attacks were carried out – more than twice as many as in 2017.

A recent study by the Georgia Institute of Technology Cyber Forensics Innovation Laboratory (CyFI) found that 99.987% of Web sites using an Extended Validation (EV) SSL Certificate are not associated with common forms of online crime.

The company name is displayed in the address bar by the EV certificates (Extended Validation).


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Comodo CA and CertCenter AG to Launch ‘Chrome 66 Release Celebration’

Initiative to Help Thousands of Websites Stay Operational as Google Distrusts Certain SSL Certificates with next Release

CertCenter, an independent certificate management company, and Comodo CA, a worldwide leader in digital identity solutions, have joined forces to help customers keep their websites operational in the wake of Google’s plan to distrust certain TLS/SSL certificates, starting with the release of Chrome 66. Continue reading

Certificate Transparency (CT) – Everything You Need to Know

The next change for SSL Certificates

Certificate Transparency (CT) is a Google initiative to log, audit, and monitor certificates that Certificate Authorities (CAs) have issued. A CT’s intent is to prevent CAs from issuing public key certificates for a domain without the domain owner’s knowledge.

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