Most internet users associate the presence of a valid SSL certificate with an increased level of assurance. Netcraft offers several services which help CAs to protect their reputation and also give them an edge in a competitive marketplace.
Netcraft provides these services to certificate authorities including DigiCert, Entrust, and GlobalSign.
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Netcraft's SSL Server Survey has been running since 1996 and has tracked the evolution of this marketplace from its inception. The results provide news and analysis of the SSL certificate marketplace and the state of TLS usage on the public internet.Learn More
Phishing Alerts for SSL Certificate Authorities
While the majority of phishing attacks run over HTTP, a significant number run on sites for which SSL certificates have been issued. In July 2012 alone, Netcraft found phishing attacks using a total of 505 unique valid SSL certificates from widely trusted issuers.Learn More
Hosting Provider Index
The Hosting Provider Index provides a comprehensive view of the web hosting industry. Netcraft has researched all of the hosting locations with at least twenty web-facing servers found by our Web Server Survey.Learn More
Certificate Issuance Security Testing
Netcraft can meticulously push the defences of your certificate issuance process including web-application-specific vulnerabilities, providing a detailed analysis of any security problems together with proposed solutions.Learn More
Pre-Issuance Certificate Checking
Netcraft’s Pre-Issuance Certificate Checking service can be used by certificate authorities to check that certificates they issue are compliant with the CA/Browser Forum’s Baseline Requirements and EV Guidelines in real-time. It also identifies...Learn More
Netcraft BR, EV and CT Compliance Checking for Certificate Authorities
Netcraft can promptly identify, and bring to your attention, certificates issued by your certificate authority that fail to comply with the Baseline Requirements, the CA/B Forum’s EV requirements, or Google’s CT requirements for EV certificates.Learn More
Deceptive Domain Score
Netcraft's Deceptive Domain Score is a tool for domain registrars, registries, and certificate authorities to analyse the likelihood that a domain name will be used for fraudulent activities.Learn More