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2014-09-03 08:41:24

DALLAS, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Entrust today announced that they have re-joined the CA/Browser Forum, a leading group of certification authorities and browser software vendors. The group, which Entrust formerly chaired for nearly seven years, is committed to providing greater assurance to Internet users by leveraging the capabilities of SSL certificates. "Entrust has long been a leader in the creation, adoption and promotion of the standards critical to the establishment of...

Microsoft Warning: Hackers Using Counterfeit Digital Certificates To Spoof Popular Websites
2014-07-11 06:36:51

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Users of Microsoft's Windows Internet Explorer – as well as other Windows applications – could be at risk by attacks that utilize counterfeit encryption certificates that allow for "spoof" sites to resemble the real deal. Hackers are using these counterfeit encryption certificates to fill in for legitimate credentials for such popular online destinations as Google, Yahoo and other Internet properties. "Microsoft is aware of...

2014-02-12 08:34:16

New Private SSL Certificates enable continued internal use of non-registered domain names DALLAS, Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The use of non-fully qualified domain names (FQDN) in publically trusted certificates is being deprecated by November 1, 2015, and existing certificates containing non-FQDNs will be revoked by all public certification authorities by October 1, 2016. To help simplify this change, Entrust, Inc. introduces Private SSL Certificates that provide organizations an...

2013-08-12 23:02:14

Open Access Technology International, Inc. (OATI) webCARES trusted Microsoft browsers and applications. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) August 12, 2013 Open Access Technology International, Inc. (OATI) is pleased to announce acceptance of OATI webCARES into the Microsoft Root Certificate Program. Incorporation in this program not only adds an additional level of security to protect certificates, but makes this security convenient for customers by minimizing the need to import the OATI webCARES...

2012-03-02 10:00:00

Xolphin adds PDF Signing solutions to its online security suite Leuven, BE (PRWEB) March 02, 2012 GlobalSign (http://www.globalsign.eu), one of the longest established Certification Authorities (CA) and specialists in Partner Programs, today announced that Xolphin B.V., one of the largest Dutch security solution providers has expanded its product line with PDF Signing certificates from GlobalSign. This new addition will give Xolphin the opportunity to offer a comprehensive high value...

2012-01-30 11:00:00

Ryan Hurst to oversee GlobalSign´s technology vision and help develop the role of Certificate Authorities in public trust Boston,MA (PRWEB) January 30, 2012 GMO GlobalSign, Inc. (http://www.globalsign.com), one of the longest established Certification Authorities (CA) and specialists in Digital Certificate security, today announced the appointment of Ryan Hurst, a 10 year Microsoft security veteran, as its new Chief Technology Officer. In his role, Ryan becomes responsible for...

2012-01-23 09:00:00

Leading Certification Authority announces the appointment of Paul van Brouwershaven as Business Development Director for EMEA. Leuven, BE (PRWEB) January 23, 2012 GlobalSign NV (http://www.globalsign.eu), one of the longest established Certification Authorities (CA) and specialists in Digital Certificate security, today announced the appointment of a new Business Development Director for EMEA. Paul van Brouwershaven, former CTO of Networking4all, brings a wealth of industry knowledge and...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.