iapp (@PrivacyPros ) published a preliminary #checklist with some of the main items that companies need to check before the #Brexit deadline of 31-12-2020. Some of the items may change if the parties manage to reach an agreement. #GDPR #Transfers #EU<->#UK https://t.co/Qkg23g6atH
29 Oct 2020
@EUstaran @ICOnews Dear Eduardo, I understand your feelings about the current state of business with Corona and the impending Brexit. But now it seems you advocate that when a company is doing not so well, privacy protection is less of an issue. #GDPR
16 Oct 2020
The French National Commission on Information Technology and Freedoms (CNIL) recommends all French services to stop storing health data using Microsoft or any other company subject to 'US law' as soon as possible. https://t.co/3RrmRlWAWI
16 Oct 2020
Now on Youtube ex #beatle Paul McCartney @PaulMcCartney for the Teenage Cancer Trust 2012 https://t.co/DZlmvcebSl
11 Oct 2020
#Straling, #spectrum, #5G, er wordt nogal wat angst over gezaaid. Maar wat is straling? En hoe zit het met 5G? Natuurkundige Anna Gimbrère @AnnaGimbrere legt duidelijk uit over elektromagnetische straling via @Bright TV. Sorry, Dutch Only. #radiation #5G. https://t.co/ozq25ZFMTu
11 Oct 2020
How can you see if a certificate is DV, OV or EV?As you probably know, certificates are important to show the visitor of your website that the communication between his/her browser and the server is securely encrypted. The green adress bar of the browser will also indicate that the company / bank / government organisation is who they claim to be.
Validation levelsWhy are there different kind of certificates and why is there a price difference between the three well known certificates?
Domain ValidationA certificate provider will issue a Domain Validation (DV) class certificate to a purchaser if the purchaser can demonstrate he has the right to administratively manage a domain name. The certificate provider will mostly request a certain value to be stored in a DNS TXT record of the domain as proof of ownership.
Organization ValidationA certificate provider will issue an Organization Validation (OV) class certificate to a purchaser if the purchaser can meet two criteria: the right to administratively manage the domain name in question, and the CA performs a basic background check of your business.
Extended ValidationThe Extended Validation (EV) certificate brings the highest level of encryption security. To acquire an EV certificate, the purchaser must persuade the certificate provider of its legal identity, including manual verification checks by a human.
Browsers will generally offer users a visual indication of the legal identity when a site presents an EV certificate. Most browsers show the legal name before the domain, and use a bright green color to highlight the change. In this way, the user can see the legal identity of the owner has been verified.
Policy IdentifierWhen you visit a website, several browsers show you the option to verify the certificate information. The detailled information (shown in the image for the Internet explorer browser) shows the Policy Indentifier of the Certificate Policy as 220.127.116.11.2.1.
Example of a certificate detail in Internet Explorer
What does "18.104.22.168.2.1." mean?The Policy Identifier describes the validation level used to generate this certificate. There are currently three values found:
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