Tag Archive For "SSL certificates"
Reissuing is required only for certificates issued before December 1, 2017 by Symantec, GeoTrust, RapidSSL, Thawte. There is plenty of time to reissue each affected certificate by the end of 2018.
The reason for increase of web security next year is the HTTPS protocol. Since the beginning of 2017 some of the most used web browsers will warn users, when the connection with a website is not secure and goes through HTTP. This is why a lot of websites will move to HTTPS.