Important Update: The Shell Shock Bug

25th September 2014 by Jonathon Wardman

A bug has been discovered in Bash – a widely used Linux command language interpreter that lets you run commands in a shell. The bug poses a serious security risk to Linux and Unix systems – the systems that power …

SSL Certificates – What’s the difference?

12th September 2014

Google’s recent announcement that ‘HTTPS sites will rank higher in searches than HTTP ones’ has sent lots of web-masters on a quest to make their sites safer and more secure. But in order to get there, you need to follow …

SSL Certificates – Tell Me More…

12th September 2014

An SSL Certificate is a vital component in making sure your website is a safe haven for your lovely customers. It’s the only way you can switch from the regular HTTP protocol to HTTPS. We thought it might be useful …

“Boost my site” – CatN join Google in a bid for higher search rankings and a safer internet!

11th August 2014

It’s the hot topic in most marketing departments. Every business; small, medium and large yearn for it and there is a constant desire to outdo competitors with it. I am of course talking about SEO. We all want to see …

Need SSL? We can help

7th August 2014

With today’s announcement that Google are considering it a sign of quality, if your site is HTTPS you need a host that can support it. Google have announced that they may use SSL even more in the future – it’s …

Passwords are past it – are certificates the key to better online security?

11th July 2014 by Ben Kennish

When the impact of the OpenSSL Heartbleed vulnerability became clear (along with many other recent compromises), security experts advised us to change all of our online passwords as a precaution. Of course this is a Good Idea™, but did you …

Important Update: The OpenSSL Heartbleed Bug

9th April 2014

A serious vulnerability to the OpenSSL project, named ‘Heartbleed’, was disclosed a couple of days ago. This vulnerability allows anyone on the internet to read information protected by vulnerable versions of OpenSSL, as the research team who discovered the vulnerability …

OpenSSL CSR Generation Wizard

19th June 2013

Generate an SSL Certificate Signing Request (CSR) and RSA Private Key in a single command by entering your details below.