Tag Archives: SSL

How to get an A pass SSL rating for your SSL website

Everyone wants security, and its ideal that your SSL certificates are also secure. With this in mind, websites like SSLLabs have a testing tool that is used to grade the SSL certificate installed on your server. Often people get a … Continue reading

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SSLv3 and securing against Poodle

If you are using SSL in your web server, you probably want to read this. Google recently published details about an attack that targets SSLv3. The exploit first allows attackers to initiate a “downgrade dance” that tells the client that … Continue reading

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DigiNotar and SSL certificates

Great news! We were pretty sure, but a recent notification from our certificate supplier told us that none of the certificates ordered on behalf of our customers are signed by DigiNotar. For those of you not aware, DigiNotar is a … Continue reading

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EV SSL certificate sale

Our SSL cert provider is having a bit of a sale on EV SSL certificates. The 'EV' certs are the ones that (typically) create a green bar in your address bar with your actual business name.  They require more proof … Continue reading

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