DigiCert Blog

  • Forward Secrecy at Twitter

    SSL Certificate Secrecy

    DigiCert provides SSL Certificates used to encrypt sensitive information. With revelations about mass surveillance in the news everywhere, an obscure feature of SSL/TLS called ‘forward secrecy’ has suddenly become very interesting. Twitter recently announced that they have enabled forward secrecy for traffic on twitter.com, api.twitter.com, and mobile.twitter.com. On top of the usual confidentiality and…


  • Security Talks – RSA Conference 2014

    RSA Conference is helping drive the information security agenda worldwide with annual industry events in the U.S., Europe, and Asia. Throughout its history, RSA Conference has consistently attracted the world’s best and brightest in the field, creating opportunities for conference attendees to learn about the IT security industry’s most important…


  • Go Green This Cyber Monday

    Green EV SSL Certificate

    Ready or not, Cyber Monday is steadily approaching.  An exciting time for consumers, and an equally exciting time for cybercriminals. An article by John Casaretto in Silicon Angle sites some alarming statistics from a recent RSA study regarding the increase in attacks around the holiday shopping season. Casaretto writes, “Another astonishing discovery is…


  • Delivering “Chuck Norris-Approved” SSL Customer Service

    Great SSL Customer Service

    Customer support at DigiCert is unlike any other type of technical support. Every day, DigiCert SSL engineers with with server and network administrators from all sizes of organizations. Customer service team members can answer basic sales calls for an individual setting up a personal web site, then turn around and join…


  • DigiCert is First Certificate Authority Compatible with Google Certificate Transparency

    DigiCert is the first Certificate Authority to enable compatibility with Google’s Certificate Transparency initiative. Last month, we announced our plans to implement Certificate Transparency (CT) and committed to offer customers the option of adding certificates to Certificate Transparency logs by the end of October. Today, we are pleased to announce that…