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General SSL

  • 397 Day Maximum TLS Certificate Validity

    Jul 13, 2020, 7:26 AM

    Due to changes in Apple and Google Root Store Policies, as of September 1, 2020, newly issued SSL/TLS Certificates with a validity period greater than 13 months (397 days) are prohibited by policy and will not be trusted. Therefore, as of August 31, 2020, GlobalSign will stop issuing 2-year publicly trusted SSL/TLS Certificates.

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  • How to add DNS CAA record in a hosted DNS

    Mar 8, 2020, 3:46 PM

    This article will provide the guidelines in adding a Certification Authority Authorization (CAA) record in a hosted DNS. If this is not the solution you are looking for, please search for your solution in the search bar above. Note: If you have any issues or questions whether CAA is supported with your setup, contact your DNS manager for further details.

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  • How to add DNS CAA record to a DNS zone file

    Mar 8, 2020, 3:56 PM

    This article will provide the guidelines in adding a Certification Authority Authorization (CAA) record to your DNS zone file. If this is not the solution you are looking for, please search for your solution in the search bar above. Note: If you have any issues or questions whether CAA is supported with your setup, contact your DNS manager for further details. dns record, domain validation,

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  • Securing Multiple Servers - SSL Certificates

    Mar 9, 2020, 2:20 PM

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  • Invalid Security Certificate Name Error - SSL Certificates

    Mar 9, 2020, 1:28 PM

    How to Fix "Invalid Security Certificate Name" Error for SSL Certificates

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  • Change Certificate Details After Issuance

    Mar 9, 2020, 4:15 PM

    Changing Certificate Details After the Certificate Has Been Issued

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  • Certificates with Future notBefore Date

    Mar 10, 2020, 1:11 AM

    In accordance with a directive from Chrome, GlobalSign does not issue Certificates that use a custom validity period with a notBefore date set in the future. The issue date of the Certificate will always be the notBefore date of the Certificate.

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  • TLS Protocol Compatibility

    Mar 10, 2020, 1:16 AM

    This article focuses specifically on TLS v1.0, v1.1, v1.2, & v1.3 and their compatibility with various software platforms and operating systems, both client and server side, if you would like to know more about what these protocols are & what purpose they serve, please feel free to read on our blog post here.

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  • How to create a CSR using MMC

    Mar 10, 2020, 1:25 AM

    This article provides step-by-step instructions for creating a Certificate Signing Request (CSR) using Microsoft Management Console (MMC). If this is not the solution you are looking for, please search for your solution in the search bar above.

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  • How to Resend the Approval Email in GCC

    Mar 10, 2020, 1:38 AM

    This article provides step-by-step instructions on how to resend the Approval Email in GlobalSign Certificate Center (GCC). If this is not the solution you are looking for, please search for your solution in the search bar above.

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