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Ted Shorter

Ted Shorter
Ted Shorter is the Chief Technology Officer & Co-founder of Keyfactor. Responsible for Keyfactor's Intellectual Property development efforts, he helps align Keyfactor's security focus with the changing security landscape.

Recent Posts

Dec 13, 2018 3:54:24 PM
With the end of the year approaching, it’s a perfect time to look at what’s ahead for enterprise cybersecurity in 2019. As data breaches continue to pose security threats across every industry, planning for operational enhancement [...]
Dec 13, 2018 8:00:00 AM
This article originally appeared on the Forbes Technology Technology Council blog. Click the link below for the full version. Imagine that, for whatever reason, you hear you’re the target of an elite cyber-mafia. You don’t take it [...]
Apr 17, 2018 12:00:00 AM
This week, CSS announced the first mass-market implementation of a quantum-resistant Certificate Authority (CA). The result of a fruitful partnership with ISARA, this project possesses a high "coolness factor."  We've been excited [...]
Apr 3, 2018 9:04:15 AM
Death, Taxes, and Weakening Cryptography "Nothing is certain except death and taxes." Ben Franklin is often credited with coining this phrase; however, the first known appearance of "death and taxes" in this usage came from a play [...]
Oct 2, 2017 10:59:00 PM
Last week, a bipartisan group from the US Senate Cybersecurity Caucus proposed a new piece of legislation called the “Internet of Things Cybersecurity Improvement Act of 2017.”  While the bill has yet to be ratified, it places mor [...]
Aug 7, 2017 3:34:16 PM
Last week, a bipartisan group from the US Senate Cybersecurity Caucus proposed a new piece of legislation called the “Internet of Things Cybersecurity Improvement Act of 2017.”  While the bill has yet to be ratified, it places mor [...]
Jun 14, 2017 11:04:00 PM
As CTO at Certified Security Solutions, I’ve been asked the question more and more lately, “how will Blockchain impact PKI?”   There’s so much mysticism around Blockchain technology today that it can become difficult to separate t [...]
May 18, 2017 8:49:05 AM
As CTO at Certified Security Solutions, I’ve been asked the question more and more lately, “how will Blockchain impact PKI?”   There’s so much mysticism around Blockchain technology today that it can become difficult to separate t [...]
Mar 27, 2017 4:17:51 PM
Despite the documented shortcomings of the Simple Certificate Enrollment Protocol (SCEP), it is still in widespread use today. This is in large part due to the lack of better options when it comes to certificate enrollment – espec [...]
Oct 28, 2016 8:56:44 AM
Blockchain Unblocked - What it is and what it is not Blockchain technology has become a topic of major discussion in the past year or two.  There’s no question that the technology holds significant promise for the future… and it’s [...]