DigiCert Blog

  • How the Green Bar in Extended Validation SSL Was Born

    What is EV SSL?

    DigiCert is one of the original founding members of the CA/Browser Forum industry working group working to advance the requirements and guidelines for secure operations by Certificate Authorities around the world. Guidelines set by the CA/Browser Forum are enforceable by globally accepted auditing organizations and the browser and operating system…


  • The Benefits of Managed PKI Services for SSL Certificates

    Managed PKI SSL Services

    Traditional Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) has been done by tracking SSL Certificate usage on spreadsheets. Keeping track of dozens or hundreds of certificates on your server environment can quickly before a headache for administrators in charge of enterprise security. Retail SSL Certificates is effective for issuing individuals certificates for organizations that only…


  • Mobile Banking Creates Serious Security Concerns

    Secure Mobile BYOD

    Of all the mobile apps out there your personal banking app is likely to be the most secure, right? Wrong! A researcher recently discovered several security vulnerabilities in 40 personal banking apps from 60 of the world’s biggest banks. The research also found that almost half of the apps tested…


  • 5 Tips For Safe Cyber Shopping This Holiday

    The holiday season is a wonderful time for so many reasons. Families get together, total strangers reach out to help those in need, and generosity and the spirit of giving is felt far and wide. But sadly,  it’s also prime time for cyber criminals to steal your data. With that…