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Six Steps to SSL Certificate Management

November 7, 2014 by Geoff Blaine
Upon issuance, all SSL digital certificates have a finite lifespan and are no longer recognized as valid upon expiration. Certificates may have varying periods of validity and are often set to expire anywhere between one and five years based on company policy and/or cost considerations. Minimally, certificates need to be replaced at the end of [Read More...]

ePassport Document Inspection with Crossmatch SEEK Avenger

October 29, 2014 by Geoff Blaine
As issuance of ePassports has increased on a global scale, the ability of countries to utilize the new capabilities has not kept pace. Entrust provides governments an easy-to-deploy method for inspecting today’s advanced electronic machine-readable travel documents (eMRTD) at border security checkpoints. Entrust fully integrates with the Crossmatch SEEK Avenger for in-field document inspection. It’s [Read More...]

Deriving a Trusted Mobile Identity from an Existing Credential

October 20, 2014 by Geoff Blaine
With the publication of FIPS 201-2, the ability to place an HSPD-12-compliant credential onto a mobile platform became permissible as defined in the draft NIST Special Publication 800-157. This allows for greater flexibility for future PIV-enabled applications and operations, as the traditional challenges of leveraging strong public key cryptography in mobile devices can be met [Read More...]

Migrate to SHA-2 SSL Certificates – A Step-by-Step Migration Guide

October 3, 2014 by Geoff Blaine
Many organizations urgently need to upgrade to SHA-2 (also known as SHA-256) SSL certificates in conjunction with updated federal and PCI compliance standards currently in place, as well as to meet Microsoft’s and Google’s SHA-1 deprecation policies set to begin in November 2014. SHA-1 has been in use among commercial certification authorities (CAs) since the [Read More...]