Penetration testing webinar: now available to watch


The video and the slides from our April 15th webinar on penetration testing are now available for your viewing pleasure.

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The webinar "Migrate to SHA-2: implications & next steps" is now available


Thanks to everyone who participated in our Webinar on March 25th. We hope you found the presentation informative!
The video capture and the slides are now available.

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SSL certificates and 39 months validity period: Frequently Asked Questions


We’re getting closer and closer to the final deadline: from April 1st, no certificate issued or reissued will have a validity period greater than 39 months.

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Ready Issuance Technology from Symantec is finally available!


We have been waiting for months and it has finally arrived! Symantec Ready Issuance technology is a revolution for clients of the Certification Authority Symantec.

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SSL247® now offers Penetration Testing Services: ensure your organisation is protected


As part of our PROTECT range alongside HackAvert®, powered by CloudFlare, SSL247® now offer Penetration Services to ensure that your business' system is secure against vulnerabilities.

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Web Security Threat Report 2014 - The Key Features and Recommendations


The end of 2013 was once again a prominent reminder that cybercrime remains prevalent against businesses and consumers, heightening the importance of Web Security. Many factors helped to shape the threat landscape in 2013, and some will have an enduring impact by changing how we behave and conduct ourselves online. The general attitudes regarding online trust and privacy changed more during 2013 than in any other time.

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SSL247® achieves ISO 27001:2013 registration


We are pleased to announce that in October 2014, SSL247® achieved the internationally recognised ISO 27001:2013 accreditation, delivered by The British Assessment Bureau, demonstrating our commitment to customer service and quality in delivery.

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SSL Webinar on November 13th: watch the video


Thanks to everyone who participated in our Webinar on November 13th. We hope you found the presentation informative!
The video capture and the slides are now available.

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Another year, another new standard: From april 1st 2015, all certificates issued will have a maximum validity of 39 months


On 2013, 2048-bit became the new standard for key length in SSL certificates. This year, on top of some major bugs, malware and other critical vulnerabilities, we saw the transition from SHA-1 to SHA-2 hash algorithm, as well as the deprecation of SSL certificates securing internal needs. With the SSL industry evolving at such a fast pace, there is no doubt that 2015 will be full of announcements.

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SSL webinar: impact and solutions for your web applications


We are organising a webinar about SSL with our partner HAProxy on November 13th 2014 at 4pm GMT.

Our programme aims to give more information to anyone wishing to know more about the SSL protocol, SSL certificates, their impact on web applications and the solutions / best practices to optimise securely servers' performances.

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SSL 3.0 POODLE Attack Vulnerability


Google announced on October 15th 2014 that they discovered an important vulnerability in the protocol SSL 3.0, more specifically in a feature called POODLE (Padding Oracle On Downgraded Legacy Encryption). This vulnerability could (for example) allow someone with malicious intentions to decrypt cookies which are normally sent over a secure connection.

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Google encourages the Certification Authorities to accelerate SHA-2 transition


Following Google's announcement in early September regarding the transition to SHA-2, we wanted to remind you of the significance of this migration, and the implications of this decision made by Google.

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SSL247® wins the award for the “European Symantec Champion 2014”


During the Symantec Platinum Partner Roundtable – the exclusive annual event in Dubai held for Symantec’s biggest and key European partners, SSL247® had the honour of winning the prestigious, exclusive, and highly acclaimed “EMEA Symantec Champion 2014” award.

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SSL247® is proud to announce its new partnership with leading Certification Authority Comodo!


We are proud to announce our range of products is now extended even further to include certificates from the leading Certification Authority Comodo.

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Why implement HTTPS on your website (and why you should do it on all your pages)


Google's announcement, made on 6th August on their official blog, started a small revolution in the world of SEO. Sites using HTTPS will now be favoured in Google rankings.

As Web Security Consultants and Platinum partners of the largest Certification Authorities, we welcome Google’s comments on the subject, and would like to take this opportunity to state the benefits of a secure connection to a website.

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Google will boost your site’s ranking if you use https: you need an SSL certificate!


Have you heard about the recent announcement of Google concerning SEO, and wish to benefit from this news by adopting the https, but are unsure of how to do it? This article is for you!

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Microsoft to remove at any time soon all 1024-bit rsa roots from their trusted list


By now you will probably be aware of the transition from the standard 1024-bit to 2048-bit for RSA-based SSL certificates. This isn’t recent news, but we thought a reminder could be useful if you are unsure about the validity of your own certificates.

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Introducing our new logo!


We're delighted to unveil our brand new logo, which has been designed to cement our transition from SSL providers to Web Security Consultants and Online Business Continuity Experts.

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SSL247® at the InfoSecurity Europe 2014 Exhibition!


For the fourth year running, SSL247® attended InfoSecurity Europe 2014, Europe's number one information security event. The event proved to be a great success - Through face-to-face interactions with existing clients and new companies, we had the opportunity to demonstrate our expertise in Online Business Continuity and bring solutions to the web security issues of the visitors.

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What are GOZeus/Cryptolocker and what can you do to protect yourself and your clients?


You must have heard about it in the news: the CIA and the British National Crime Agency have successfully disrupted the functioning of two dangerous forms of malware which have been working in tandem for the past few months (even longer for the early versions). They are called Game Over Zeus and Cryptolocker.

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