GeoCerts Blog

Apple to Deprecate Trust for Symantec Roots

Apple has announced that it is deprecating trust for Symantec roots starting in summer of 2018 . Apart from its timing, this program is very similar to that taken by the Chrome and Firefox browsers. In the summer (exact date not specified) Apple will distrust TLS/SSL certificates on all public ...

How Does SSL Fit into GDPR?

GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) is a broad-reaching regulation meant to protect the private data of Europeans in personal systems. The 99-article regulation is very long and covers a broad variety of topics. Announced in 2017, GDPR will go into effect as a requirement on May 25, 2018. GDPR applies ...

Welcome to the New GeoCerts.com Site

If you're reading this blog post it means you have seen our newly updated GeoCerts.com site. It's our biggest site overhaul in more than a decade, and we designed the site in direct response to feedback from our excellent community of customers, resellers, and site visitors. Some of the main ...

GeoCerts Never Possesses Nor Stores Your Private Keys

Right now there is a bit of a kerfuffle in Certificate World over the mass revocation of roughly 23,000 compromised certificates after the CEO of an SSL reseller attached their private keys to an email. There is a sometimes nuanced, sometimes spirited discussion of the whole thing on a Mozilla ...