New gTLD Utilization Report December 2014

By Vincent D’Angelo With the latest on trends in New gTLDs, CSC’s December New gTLD Utilization Report also features an “alternative top ten” which benchmarks the utilization of the new TLDs against the globally popular .com. Using the New gTLD…

CSC Digital Brand Services acquires IP Mirror

Singapore-based company is a leading provider of brand protection services in Asia-Pacific region. CSC is a worldwide leader in providing digital brand services to brand owners, including more than half of the 100 Best Global Brands (Interbrand®). Acquisition enhances CSC’s…

About the POODLE vulnerability

Recently Google security researchers discovered a flaw in the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) 3.0 cryptography protocol (SSLv3) that, given the right conditions, can be used to intercept encrypted data. Attempts to exploit this flaw are called POODLE (“Padding Oracle On Downgraded Legacy Encryption”) attacks.…

Urgent checks needed on digital certificates

Industry shift to new password hashing algorithm will affect all SSL certificates: you need to act now. The browser industry has announced that it will soon cease to recognize digital certificates that use the SHA-1 password hashing algorithm as secure.…

Who stole my business?

If your website disappeared right now, could you survive? Chances are that, if you’re a brand of any size, you’ll get by until normal service resumes. But how much will it have cost you in the meantime? The cost of…