Cyber Attacks Hit the City of Johannesburg and South African Banks

Cyber Attacks Hit the City of Johannesburg and South African Banks

Hackers attacked several key South African organizations last week, impacting everything from workers’ paychecks to 112 emergency calls “Not all treasure’s silver and gold, mate.” Jack Sparrow Johannesburg may be... The post ...
Browser Updates Round-Up: Continuing the Push for HTTPS Everywhere

Browser Updates Round-Up: Continuing the Push for HTTPS Everywhere

Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox are updating how SSL/HTTPS sites are displayed to users, continuing their initiative to move all internet traffic to HTTPS Google and Mozilla have recently announced... The post ...
Browser line of death

Online Identity Is Important: Let’s Upgrade Extended Validation

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It’s time for the CA/Browser Forum to focus on the other half of its mandate Let’s have a candid discussion about Extended Validation SSL. What’s working. What’s NOT. And what... The post ...
SSL Certificates: One Year Max Validity Ballot fails at the CA/B Forum

SSL Certificates: One Year Max Validity Ballot fails at the CA/B Forum

Ballot SC 22’s failure highlights the dysfunction at the CA/Browser Forum. For now, at least, SSL/TLS certificates will still have a maximum validity period of two years (or 27 months).... The post ...