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SHA 2 Migration Guide

White Paper Published By: Entrust Datacard
Entrust Datacard
Published:  Oct 17, 2016
Type:  White Paper
Length:  17 pages

A Step-by-Step Migration Guide to SHA-2 SSL Certificates
The end of SHA-1 SSL certificates is here Ė ahead of schedule. An upgrade to SHA-2 SSL certificates is necessary to maintain proper security, but do you know how to deploy this upgrade?  Entrustís SHA-2 migration guide will help you plan and execute a successful SHA-2 migration to avoid extra costs, eliminate service disruptions and ensure compliance.

Your Bottom Line Is At Risk
Failure to upgrade to SHA-2 SSL certificates in a timely manner will result in end-users receiving security warnings and browsers not displaying content properly. This will cause users to leave websites, abandon transactions and have concerns about online privacy, identity theft and your brandís focus on security.

Challenges of Moving to SHA-2
Entrustís complimentary SHA-2 migration guide outlines the reasons and security implications behind the end-of-life for SHA-1 certificates. Learn the risks of continued use of the SHA-1 certificates, and gain technical and operational considerations to allow for a smooth transition to SHA-2 SSL certificates.