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  • Recent Attack Underscores Need for EV SSL/TLS Certificates

    An attack on a Brazilian bank caused them to lose control of their DNS for nearly five hours. Once attackers gained control of the bank’s DNS, they were able to also show control over the domain enabling them to get a DV SSL/TLS certificate. The attacker could create a secured phishing site that could capture user names and passwords. That

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  • SSL Review: March 2017

    Entrust Datacard’s monthly SSL review covers SSL/TLS discussions — recaps news, trends and opinions from the industry. Entrust Identity ON: SHAttered – First SHA-1 Collision New Mandatory CAA Checking on the Horizon Maximum Certificate Lifetime Drops to 825-days in 2018 CA Security Council: The Latest on Certification Authority Authorization HTTPS interception … Paper: The Security Impact of HTTPS Interception US-Cert

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  • Bye Bye SHA-1

    Entrust Datacard Stops Issuing SHA-1 Certificates   Entrust Datacard made the decision to stop issuing any type of public trust certificates using the SHA-1 hashing algorithm to mitigate the potential for SHA-1 collision attacks and help protect our certificate subscribes’ data. Recent developments including the SHA-1 deprecation and Google’s recently published SHAttered vulnerability show that there’s an increased risk with

        in SSL
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  • Maximum Certificate Lifetime Drops to 825-days in 2018

    The CA/Browser Forum has taken a progressive step by reducing SSL/TLS certificate lifetimes from 39 months (~1185 days) to 27 months (stated as 825 days for computational ease). The move to an 825-day maximum certificate validity period for all types of certificates (DV, OV, and EV) will be effective for all new certificates purchased on or after of March 1,

        in SSL
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  • Bye Bye SHA-1

    Entrust Datacard Stops Issuing SHA-1 Certificates   Entrust Datacard made the decision to stop issuing any type of public trust certificates using the SHA-1 hashing algorithm to mitigate the potential for SHA-1 collision attacks and help protect our certificate subscribes’ data. Recent developments including the SHA-1 deprecation and Google’s recently published SHAttered vulnerability show that there’s an increased risk with

        in SSL
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  • Maximum Certificate Lifetime Drops to 825-days in 2018

    The CA/Browser Forum has taken a progressive step by reducing SSL/TLS certificate lifetimes from 39 months (~1185 days) to 27 months (stated as 825 days for computational ease). The move to an 825-day maximum certificate validity period for all types of certificates (DV, OV, and EV) will be effective for all new certificates purchased on or after of March 1,

        in SSL
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