Binding Operational Directive 19-02:
Certificate-related issues are now federally-recognized threats!

With the Department of Homeland Security rolling out Binding Operational Directive 19-02, federal agencies are doubling up on resolving critical vulnerabilities in their external-facing web systems. This is a monumental step towards transforming the state of network security at the national level, and will highlight the importance of cyber hygiene, regardless of the outcome.

Through this directive, certificate-related incidents have officially been recognized as potentially disastrous threats to an organization’s security. This is a huge wakeup call for the community to take concrete steps towards proper certificate management. And the one way to do that is by automating it.

In this guide, we’ll tell you how. We talk about:

  • Binding Operation Directive 19-02
  • How SSL/TLS certificates fit into the compliance equation
  • How certificate lifecycle management software can make your work easier