Web Security Blog
What does verification mean?
I am one of Wesentra’s three verification specialists and have been trained and certified by Entrust Datacard. Our job is to find all the information […]Continue reading
The insane world of Phishing
Phishing, is a global, ongoing problem, from which noone is safe anymore. Cyber criminals have an endless supply of means to hook innocent email users. […]Continue reading
Guest post by Hackrfi: Why does one buy commercial certificates, and another ends up with Let’s Encrypt?
The Let’s Encrypt DV certificates still give rise to discussions. Last month we wrote about answering the customer’s question “Can you tell us why we […]Continue reading
“Can you tell us why we should use you and Entrust when we get certs free of charge e.g. from Let’s Encrypt?”
The ICT Manager Teppo Kartano from the city of Rauma sent us a message on Sep-12 2019: “Hi, we had a discussion here about certificates […]Continue reading
Knock knock! Who’s there? A peephole to network traffic is needed.
The new normal has moved more and more people to their home offices. Workspaces have appeared on summer backyard patios, kitchens, basements, closets and bedrooms. […]Continue reading
The maximum life-time of Entrust public certificates will be reduced to 398 days because Apple will change the policy in the Safari browser
Apple informed in the CA/Browser Forum meeting held in Bratislava on week 8 that starting from 1.9.2020 the Safari browser will accept only new SSL […]Continue reading
Who’s afraid of The big bad site – no one soon!
Bad site is not just a bad dream, but reality Back in 2016 I wrote an article under the the title Who’s afraid of the […]Continue reading
Wesentra Ltd Extends their Security Portfolio with Cofense Anti-Phishing Solutions in the Nordic region
Jyväskylä, Finland – September 12, 2019: Wesentra Ltd, a website security expert, today announced a reseller partnership with Cofense™, formerly PhishMe®, the leading provider of […]Continue reading
New methods for domain verification
In verification for SSL certificates there are two parts: 1) verifying the organization and 2) making sure that the organization has control over the target […]Continue reading
Video streams from our seminar on Feb-6 and highlights from session “SSL/TLS certificates – what lies ahead?”
Our seminar ”Electronic signing, PKI Management and SSL certificates” on Feb-6 2019 was attended by over 40 professionals with lots of experience about cyber security. […]Continue reading