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  1. How Website Seals Affect User Trust

    SSL Trusted by All Browsers

    Though there are many possible reasons for shopping cart abandonment, trust is a major factor in online purchasing decisions. Trust, however, can be difficult to convey to customers—especially with the amount of online fraud online. Shopping Cart Abandonment The backbone of e-commerce is conversions, and the endgame for all e-commerce is to get people to…


  2. DigiCert Is First Certificate Authority to Enable Certificate Transparency by Default

    Today, DigiCert enabled Certificate Transparency (CT) by default for all new EV SSL Certificates issued. CT will be required for EV SSL Certificates issued after January 1, 2015 to show the green bar in Google Chrome. DigiCert is the first Certificate Authority (CA) to enable CT by default. Additionally, DigiCert has taken measures to ensure…


  3. Should I Buy from This Site? How to Know if a Website is Secure

    With the gift giving season coming up, many people will be doing their holiday shopping online. In fact, Americans will spend an estimated $61 billion shopping online this holiday season. Even mobile shopping is up 25% since last year. With all of this online shopping, lots of personal information—phone numbers, home addresses, and credit cards—will…