This year’s holiday sales are predicted to ring in at more than $123 billion marking some of the best growth rates in recent years. Optimism is up, and this year features the longest-possible number of days between Thanksgiving and Christmas, 32 to be exact. If you’re like most ecommerce business owners, you want to grab more than your fair share of this hearty pie.Continue reading →
MITM attack is the effective way to hijack the SSL secured website, there are many methods of SSL stripping via MITM attack - establishing free Proxy server is most effective and gaining popularity. On the Internet people use "free proxy servers" for various purpose, and not aware with the fact that these proxy servers are acting as "Man In The Middle" to collect your personal data, credit card data and account passwords.
Let's have a detailed look into the issue, why and how a proxy server hack our data even if HTTPS is enabled !!Continue reading →
Implementation of SSL certificate need a strong reliable hashing algorithm, why not we use faster, lightweight and more strong encryption algorithm than a conventional RSA system?
SSL public-key is encrypted by secure hashing algorithm (SHA) which also encrypt the certificate signing request (CSR). An encrypted CSR is signed by certificate signing authority like Sectigo, GeoTrust and Symantec etc.Continue reading →
Can you imagine a situation when clients are hacked even before they connect to website they are willing to browse. That's the trick which hackers use to hack websites even highly secure websites!!
Are you using SSL certificate on your web server? A website using SSL certificate is considered as safe but SSL certificate installed on server will work only after a successful connection with web server.Continue reading →
Comodo is Re-branded as SECTIGO
Francisco Partners take over Comodo Certificate Authority in 2017 and now Francisco Partners announced that it will be known as Sectigo. This was a decision that has been in the works for a while now and stems from the acquisition of the Comodo Certificate Authority by Francisco Partners almost a year ago.Continue reading →
Yesterday my friend Michelle was browsing her website to make sure that everything is working fine as it was earlier. But suddenly she noted the message in address bar of chrome which read as "Not Secure" she shocked because earlier there was no such message and her site was working fine. You may also come through such message on chrome that your website is not secure. This message is the part of recent update or upgrade of chrome browser. The Google Chrome browser, version 68 or higher, display a new “Not Secure” warning that appears anytime you or your customers are visiting an insecure web page.Continue reading →
SSL renewal is same as ssl installation at first time except that in some servers we need not to generate a fresh CSR but in case we want to change business details or hosting server then new CSR generation is mandatory. SSL certificate can not renew just buy paying term rental as we do for hosting and domain renewal services. Once the SSL Certificate expire, it is not possible to extend its expiry date as it is hardcoded and encrypted in the certificate itself. So to extend the date we need to sign a new CSR with new or existing business details and install that fresh certificate on the server.Continue reading →