Monthly Archives: August 2016

Chinese CA issued SSL-certificate for Github domain to simple user


An applicant may receive a free SSL-certificate for the base domain, if he can confirm the control of a subdomain. Chinese certification authority (CA) WoSign, specializing in the issue of free SSL-certificates, mistakenly issued certificates for basic domains Github and

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SSL is not a guarantee of complete safety


Despite the fact that SSL is an encryption protocol, a security measure designed to hide and protect the traffic between the user and the web server, it cannot serve as a guarantor of security. Even with SSL available, experienced hackers

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Digital SSL certificates and their management


Thanks to the SSL-certificate users around the world can exchange confidential information, secure in the knowledge that it is protected from malicious hackers, and safely use the Internet for communication in business and personal purposes, including for banking and shopping,

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General description of the SSL certificate and its purpose


SSL certificate – is a technology that provides a coded connection between the server and the web browser. In other words, it is used for a secure connection, which ensures the privacy of the information that you submit to the

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All about SSL

This site is dedicated to SSL-certificates. You will learn what is an SSL certificate, how to issue and reissue it. FAQ SSL will be useful for both novices and pros. SSL Knowledgebase contains sections on validation, trust logo, vulnerabilities, SSL-certificates differences by type (Wildcard, EV, DV, etc.), as well as many other things.