How can I secure my business and users’ information with an SSL Certificate?

As fraud continues to become a booming internet trend, most online users will not submit their private details on the web unless they know that the information they provide is securely transmitted and not accessible for just anyone to view. An SSL Certificate is the solution for eCommerce merchants to secure their web platforms and ...

How to Upgrade the SSL Certificate From 1024-bit to 2048-bit

It’s now the best time to step up security because, well, it’s required now. The specific dates of these mandates for new certificates and renewals will vary depending on the brand and type of certificate. For some, there is nothing that needs to be done for those currently installed certificates, however, when those certificates expire ...

Websites encrypted with 1024-bit SSL certificates will no longer be recognized by browsers

New Certificate/Browser (CA/B) Forum Industry Standard Set to Begin on January 1st, 2014 As per the new rule agreed upon at the Certificate/Browser (CA/B) forum, the governing body for the SSL industry, all active, issued security certificates must be signed with 2048-bit encryption beginning January 1st, 2014. This new standard was suggested by the National ...

Difference Between EV SSL and Standard SSL Certificates

Extended Validation Certificates offer a green address bar that the customers see when they visit the page. In order to acquire the green address bar, a more stringent validation must be performed and satisfactorily passed. While both EV SSL and standard SSL certificates encrypt the information being transferred from the businesses server to the end users browsers, they ...

Top 20 Most Popular Ecommerce Shopping Carts

The open source eCommerce Shopping cart industry is growing. Every year many new shopping carts come to the market that customers can take advantage of. At WebNet Hosting, we have done our research and listed below the 20 Most Popular Shopping Carts currently available 1. Magento Magento is a feature-rich eCommerce platform built on open-source technology that ...