What are digital certificates and how do they work?

Digital certificates contain crucial information about an online service or website, such as the certificate issuers' name, the CA's digital...

September 1st, 2020 Tom Li

CompTIA takes its certification exams online amid COVID-19 pandemic

CompTIA, the global provider of vendor-neutral skills certifications and training for information technology (IT) professionals, yesterday launched an online testing...

April 16th, 2020 Pragya Sehgal

Certicom launches digital certificate service

Certicom launches digital certificate service

Certicom Corp. announced a new managed service offering Tuesday that issues digital certificates to device manufacturers – including HDTVs, cable...

January 21st, 2008 Rafael Ruffolo

Vista’s encryption could vex investigators

Vista’s encryption could vex investigators

Encryption features in Microsoft Corp.'s upcoming OS release, Windows Vista, could pose tricky challenges for criminal investigators, a Cambridge University...

February 19th, 2006 Jeremy Kirk

Partnership helps banks think outside the IT box

Partnership helps banks think outside the IT box

An IT research partnership involving Canada’s leading banks, Bell Canada, and the University of Toronto’s Centre for the Management of...

October 31st, 2005 Vincent Wright

IBM seeks to boost use of digital certificates by banks

IBM seeks to boost use of digital certificates by banks

IBM Corp. is hoping to encourage banks to make more use of digital certificates through a tie-up with trusted identity...

July 6th, 2005 China Martens

B2B venture maps rebound

B2B venture maps rebound

Computerworld (U.S.) After going nearly a year without a CEO, Identrus LLC this week said it has hired a chief...

May 26th, 2003 Bob Brewin

Windows security certificates vulnerable to attack

Windows security certificates vulnerable to attack

Attackers could remotely corrupt or delete digital certificates stored on computers running most versions of the Windows operating system due...

August 28th, 2002 Peter Sayer

Web-based service will provide binding signature

Web-based service will provide binding signature

Recent legislation has made electronic signatures legally binding basically around the globe, according to Blake Sutherland.Sutherland, product manager of Ottawa-based...

May 3rd, 2001 Victoria Berry