Mountain View, Calif., July 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — VeriSign, Inc. (Nasdaq:
VRSN), the leading provider of intelligent infrastructure services for the Internet
and telecommunications networks, today announced significant enhancements to the
VeriSign(R) Managed PKI for SSL service, designed to lower the total cost of ownership
for managing SSL and other organizational certificates across the enterprise.
Available today, the VeriSign Managed PKI for SSL service now includes the VeriSign(R)
Enterprise Certificate Manager (ECM), a feature that provides enterprises with
increased control over their complete organizational certificate environment,
through centralized visibility and management, as well as increased security.
The enhanced Managed PKI for SSL service allows enterprises to comprehensively
meet all of their SSL and other certificate procurement and management needs,
while taking advantage of lower costs through centralized purchasing and control
of multiple organizational certificate types. In addition, VeriSign Managed PKI
for SSL customers can benefit from the assurance of the VeriSign Secured Seal
and the widest protection provided by SSL Certificates enabled with Server Gated
Cryptography (SGC) capability.
”VeriSign has long demonstrated leadership in enterprise information security
through its Managed PKI for SSL service, widely adopted in industries such as
financial services and healthcare where customer security and trust are paramount,”
said Chad Kinzelberg, vice president, VeriSign Security Services. ”As network
perimeters are opened up for internal or remote
employees, customers and partners, it is essential to provide secure access while
ensuring business continuity and maintaining government and industry compliance.
By adding ECM capabilities to our Managed PKI for SSL service, VeriSign is making
it more cost-effective for enterprises to acquire, deploy and manage all of their
SSL and other organizational certificates.”
Organizations of all sizes rely on Web sites, intranets and extranets to provide
access to confidential information and enable e-commerce. SSL Certificates serve
as a baseline of confidence for customers and employees to know they are operating
in a secure environment. VeriSign is the leading certificate authority (CA) with
more than 10 years of experience. VeriSign has issued more than 36 million certificates,
and has secured 471,000 servers with certificates; 93 percent of the Fortune 500
have adopted VeriSign SSL security services.
For more information on VeriSign Managed PKI for SSL service, please go to: http://www.verisign.com.
VeriSign, Inc. operates intelligent infrastructure services that enable businesses
and individuals to find, connect, secure and transact across today’s complex
global networks. Additional news and information about the company is available