2021 Requires Greater Necessity for Cybersecurity


2020 was not a great year, with the pandemic at its peak, cyber-attacks were at their highest. Read more to find out some of the notable 2020 attacks and how you can keep your employees and your organisation safe this year.

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Chrome to revoke Camerfirma CA certificates from 13th April


Google will be revoking CAMERFIRMA from their trusted root store, beginning with Chrome 90 on 13 April.

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SSL247 Joins Forces with Sectigo to Deliver Premium Digital Identity Solutions


We are thrilled to announce today that SSL247 has been acquired by our long-time partner and a global leader in automated digital identity management and web security solutions, Sectigo.

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Many websites will stop working on older Android versions in 2021


Devices running Android 7.1 or lower may not be suitable for many websites. Read more.

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Entrust Datacard is now Entrust. nCipher is now Entrust


Entrust Datacard is not Entrust. Along with this change, nCipher will change the to the Entrust brand.

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Zerologon - CVE-2020-1472


Zerologon is vulnerability affecting the way users authenticate on a domain controller. Find out more

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Google Researcher Reported 3 Flaws in Apache Web Server Software


Google Researcher, Felix Wilhem, has identified 3 flaws within Apache Web Server Software. Please immediately install the latest version if not done so already. Read the blog to find out more.

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AWS Misconfiguration and Data Exposure


On 11th May 2020, an automated AWS email sent to SSL247 was received by our Dev team. It reported a misconfiguration with an Amazon Web Services S3 bucket. Our engineering team assessed and corrected the misconfiguration within minutes.

We subsequently learned that review site vpnMentor had originally brought this to Amazon’s attention, prompting their outreach to SSL247.

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Transition from Symantec to DigiCert Inc.


On October 31, 2017, DigiCert, Inc. completed the acquisition of the Symantec Corp. Certificate Authority business, which includes all website security assets related to SSL & PKI

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MAJOR BREACH: Twitter has fallen victim to a social engineering attack


Information has been compromised due to a sophisticated social engineering attack on Twitter. Prominent figures have been affected. Read to find out more.

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Countdown to Apple's Safari web browser changes


Time is fast approaching for the changes being made by Apple for their Safari web browser. Find out what you need to know and how you can take action before your website is affected.

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Social Engineering - When Phishers Meet Covid-19 Part 2


Our in-house pentesters conducted a phishing campaign. Find out the results and the tell-tale signs of an attempted phishing attack.

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DigiCert Platinum Elite Partnership 2020


SSL247 has been named DigiCert Platinum Elite Partner 2020!

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Sectigo AddTrust External CA Root Expiring May 30, 2020


Upcoming AddTrust Root Expiration – What You Need to Know

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Upcoming Webinar - Using PKI for Business Continuity and the Secure Remote Workforce


One of our most trusted partners, Sectigo, is hosting a webinar on Thursday 28th May on PKI for business continuity. Make sure to register your place now! Link in blog.

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Social Engineering - When Phishers Meet Covid-19


Watch our latest webinar on a real life social engineering phishing attempt on our YouTube channel.

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We are IIP Accredited!


We are delighted to be awarded with an Investors In People accrediation! This is a huge achievement and we are extremely proud.

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Free vulnerability assessment for healthcare institutions


SSL247 is helping healthcare organisations to defend against cyberattacks during the Covid-19 pandemic by offering pro bono vulnerability assessments .

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Let's Encrypt to revoke over 3 million digital certificates


WARNING: Let's encrypt to revoke over 3 million certificates. Find out more.

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Countdown to Cloud & Cyber Security Expo 2020!


Find out what's in store for you at Cloud & Cyber Security Expo 2020! We will be exhibiting on the 11th and 12th March at stand S728!

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