January 2010 - Entrust, Inc. 1-4 of 4
Is Your Browser Safe?
When Britain and France urge users to change from Internet Explorer due to security flaws they may be missing the point. The right thing to do is to upgrade to the latest version.
Site Seals: Reasons to use them. Reasons not to.
Is it worthwhile displaying a site seal on a site to reinforce consumer security? Three reasons why it's a good idea. And three reasons why it isn't.
768-bit RSA Encryption finally broken
It was only a matter of time before it happened, but a group of researchers have cracked the 768-bit RSA encryption. An international team of cryptographers, scientists and mathematicians spent two-and-a-half years with hundreds of computers, and finally broke the encryption. Just the first step of the computation took the equivalent of 1,500 years [Read More...]
Is it Paypal? Or is it Paypal?
New character types can now be used in domain names. Does that mean we can no longer rely on domain names to verify against phishing sites?