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SSL.com October Newsletter

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September 2020 Newsletter

 

Changes to the CA/B Forum's EV SSL Guidelines

The latest version (1.7.3) of the CA/B Forum's EV SSL Certificate Guidelines has some new requirements. Specifically, certificate authorities such as SSL.com must now publish the list of Registration and Incorporating Agencies that they use when validating EV SSL certificate requests. 
 
Russia's Plans to Ban Protocols that Hide Traffic's Destination
 
Last month, we reported that China's "Great Firewall" is blocking HTTPS traffic using TLS 1.3 and ENSI to make it easier for Chinese censors to see what sites citizens are trying to visit.

This month, a report explained that Russia is now looking to ban some of the same protocols. 

 
The Raccoon Attack on TLS versions 1.2 and earlier
 
A newly identified attack, known as a "Raccoon Attack", exploits a timing vulnerability in TLS versions 1.2 and earlier, and could decrypt communication containing usernames, passwords, credit card info, and more sensitive information.
The Internet of (Vulnerable) Things, Coffee Maker Edition
A recent report detailed how a coffee maker was turned into a 'ransom machine' by exploiting common weaknesses in Internet of Things (IoT) devices. This experience and more is a good reminder of how "smart" means more than just "convenient".
 
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To avoid trust issues with digital signatures, SSL.com recommends that customers with EV Code Signing and Business Identity (document signing) certificates install a complete chain of trust with all required intermediate and root certificates in their computer’s certificate store. This how-to provides instructions for downloading and installing these files on Windows and macOS.

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The word ‘wildcard’ often refers to a symbol or letter that can be interpreted as any string of characters or an empty space. In the case of wildcard certificates, the character is an asterisk (*) placed before your domain name.

wildcard certificate from SSL.com can save you time and money compared to managing individual certificates for your subdomains. Let’s take a closer look at what exactly a wildcard certificate is and when it might be the right fit for your needs.

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SSL.com provides a wide range of clients with state-of-the-art digital certificates and 24/7 personal support. For our customers who need a large number of certificates (and would like to take advantage of wholesale pricing with discounts of up to 65%), we are happy to suggest the SSL.com Reseller and Volume Purchasing program.
 
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