Certificate Lifecycle Management
Digital certificates are important for protecting our privacy within digital world. Management of certificates can be a complex task if we do not have correct understanding of its purpose from the very beginning.
Trends are decreasing certificate validity period in order to avoid upcoming threats and renew certificates and private keys more frequently. Without managing the complete lifecycle of certificates we are exposed to vulnerabilities that can compromise our data.
Organizations experienced unplanned outage due to unmanaged certificates
Because of no certificate visibility and awareness about the expiration dates, self-signed certificates, and validation status
of infrastructures lack resources and skills
Which is why the design and related procedures lack effectiveness and becomes vulnerable
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Applications in average use certificates
Where the trust plays important role and is increasing annually; the need for the management also increases