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SSL certificates: What they are and what they’re for
  • Website creation

Security on the internet is always paramount: regardless of whether you run a website yourself or just surf the web, you should always understand the basics of internet security. Here we explain exactly what SSL certificates are, what you need them for, and the different types of certificates that are out there.

SSL certificates: What they are and what they’re for
E-mail etiquette: rules for the perfect e-mail
E-mail etiquette: tips for good internet communication
  • E-mail marketing

Every day, over 200 billion e-mails are sent around the world – although many of them aren’t received with much enthusiasm. In order for your business e-mails to stand out in all this chaos, you should pay attention to e-mail etiquette. If you stick to the most important rules, your e-mails will appear polite, but at the same time, serious. Messages like these will be happily answered.

E-mail etiquette: tips for good internet communication
Finding a website host: how to search successfully
Host: how to find out which provider is most suitable for your project
  • Technical matters

If you want to release a new web project today, you need to find the right host. Hosts have become a popular alternative for large companies, since they enable convenient outsourcing of certain work areas or data, saving company resources. But how do you know which host and which hosting package best meets your needs? And why is the provider’s security concept such a crucial criterion nowadays?

Host: how to find out which provider is most suitable for your project
SSL stripping – how to protect your web project
SSL stripping: Basics and protection options
  • Technical matters

Data transmission via SSL/TLS is one of the most effective means to give a web project more security. Even before packets are sent, powerful algorithms ensure the encryption of the information. If third parties capture the data on the transmission path, the true content remains hidden from them. However, it becomes problematic if attackers are active with their tools, even before the encryption...

SSL stripping: Basics and protection options
How do I convert my site to SSL and HTTPS?
Internet security: secure websites with SSL and HTTPS
  • Website creation

The topic of data security is becoming increasingly important for both private users as well as in the business world. As a website owner, you should take all the necessary precautions to ensure that a visit to your site is as secure as possible. Converting your site from HTTP to HTTPS or SSL is an important first step to securing your website and gaining your customers’ trust.

Internet security: secure websites with SSL and HTTPS
Tips for better website security
Website security: how to protect your web presence
  • Website creation

Would you leave your window open at night if you knew there were intruders lurking about? Obviously the answer to this question is ‘no’. Many companies and individuals leave their virtual window open to cyber criminals by not adequately protecting their websites. Website security is an extremely important topic. Only by regularly carrying out security checks and following the proper precautions...

Website security: how to protect your web presence
E-Mail encryption with PGP
E-mail encryption: how PGP secures the content of your e-mails
  • E-Mail security

Online privacy is a sensitive issue that affects experts and amateurs alike. Whether you’re posting on social networks, carrying out banking transactions, or buying from an online store, your data is not always sufficiently protected. The same applies to e-mails. Don’t let cyber criminals get their hands on your content by encrypting your e-mails.

E-mail encryption: how PGP secures the content of your e-mails
How to identify phishing e-mails and protect your data
Identifying phishing e-mails: the telltale signs at a glance
  • E-Mail security

Scammers send out dubious e-mails attempting to obtain sensitive data from internet users every day. This is known as phishing and isn’t just annoying; fraudulent e-mails cost millions each year as internet users fall victim to them. We reveal how to identify phishing e-mails and how to render your inbox harmless.

Identifying phishing e-mails: the telltale signs at a glance
Email encryption with SSL
Sending encrypted emails over SSL or TLS
  • E-Mail security

Are your emails encrypted when you send and receive them? If not, there’s no time like the present! Encrypting your email is the only way to ensure it arrives safely at its destination. Otherwise sensitive data such as passwords, bank details or addresses, could be available for anyone to read. The simplest solution is the SSL transfer protocol.

Sending encrypted emails over SSL or TLS
Replacing an SSL Certificate affected by Browser Distrust
Replacing SSL (Secure Socket Layer) Certificates affected by browser distrust
  • Website creation

Due to browser community distrust in Symantec, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox have decided to distrust websites with SSL certificates issued by Symantec before December 1st, 2017. This article outlines the steps and important key dates that website operators need to be aware of in order to sucessfully renew or replace their SSL certificates before their website is branded with a warning...

Replacing SSL (Secure Socket Layer) Certificates affected by browser distrust