Insights and Outlooks from the Digital Identity Market Leader

Mar 22, 2017 11:41:01 AM
SHA-1 has been in the news (again). We’ve all known that the SHA-1 hash function is cryptographically weak. In fact, CSS has been pointing out the weaknesses of SHA-1 for years now. Time's Up for SHA-1, CSS' Suggested Migration Pa [...]
Oct 18, 2016 8:50:41 AM
Are You Ready for the Move to SHA-2? Is your business ready for SHA-1 deprecation? The timelines for the move to SHA-2 are looming, and deprecation is fast-approaching. Explained by InfoWorld, SHA-1 was once considered secure, but [...]
Dec 10, 2013 4:47:24 AM
By now, you may have already heard that Microsoft will start deprecating trust in certificates with SHA-1 signatures in 2016. In our view, this is a prudent move by Microsoft. We've long known that SHA-1 was weakening, and showing [...]
Oct 4, 2012 8:16:30 AM
As many know, the cryptographic hash function known as Secure Hash Algorithm 1 (SHA-1) has been deemed weak by NIST, and is no longer recommended. The NSA addressed the weaknesses in SHA-1 by publishing the SHA-2 hash function sta [...]
Apr 18, 2011 5:00:16 AM
SHA-1 is a widely adopted hash algorithm that can no longer be considered trustworthy. Current PKI design analysts must weigh the benefits of implementing SHA-2 verses the compatibility problems associated with its adoption. This [...]