A Domain Validated SSL (Secure Socket Layer) Certificate enhances the security and credibility of your website to your users and potential customers.  Table of Contents
What is a Domain Validated SSL Certificate?Key benefits of a DV SSL CertificateSimplicitySpeedAffordabilityUser TrustSEO (Search Engine Optimization)Mitigate Phishing AttacksCompliance RequirementsBrowser CompatibilityConclusion What is a Domain Validated SSL Certificate? A DV SSL certificate is a digital certificate that provi… Read More

Understanding how to recognize an SSL (Secure Socket Layer) certificate on a website is vital for ensuring your online safety. Always check the URL: – An SSL-secured website will begin with “https://”, which signifies that data exchanged between your browser and the website’s server will be encrypted. – A secure website will typically display a padlock icon in front of the browser’s address bar, indicating that the connection is secure. – Some SSL certificates may also show the issuing authorit… Read More

In this guide, we will look a little further into the various types of SSL certificates available, each offering distinct levels of certification and validation from Certificate Authorities (CAs). SSL certificates (Secure Socket Layer) are digital certificates that authenticate a website’s identity and allow an encrypted connection between web browsers and servers. SSL certificates play a pivotal role in enhancing website security and credibility by helping to secure data exchanges and protec… Read More

A Certificate Signing Request (CSR) is a standardized method used to send your server’s public key to a Certificate Authority (CA) when applying for an SSL certificate. This request also includes essential information about your organization and domain name, which is crucial for the proper validation and issuance of any SSL certificate.
When generating a CSR, your server software will typically prompt you for the following details:
Organization Name:  This is your company’s full legal name.
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When generating the CSR, the server administrators will use their server software to create a CSR (Certificate Signing Request). During this process, the software will prompt for all the relevant details submitted by yourself. Bear in mind that providing accurate and complete information in the CSR contributes to the integrity and trustworthiness of your online presence. Once the CSR is generated, it is sent to the chosen Certificate Authority, where the CA uses the CSR to validate your organiza… Read More

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What is an an EV SSL CertificateHow long does it take to get?Documentation required for an an EV SSL CertificateEV Subscriber Agreement EV Authorization Form Company D-U-N-S number Articles of Incorporation Business License DBA (Doing Business As) Registration Partnership Documentation Sole Proprietorship Documentation Additional Information for VerificationAdditional Documentation What is an an EV SSL Certificate An Extended Validation SSL, or EV SSL Certificate, is a type of… Read More

 A Certificate Signing Request (CSR) is an encoded file that provides you with a standardized way to send the relevant Certificate Authority (CA) your public key as well as some information that identifies your company and domain name – it is required prior to any installation of an SSL on a server. When generating a CSR, the general information required will be:- organization name- location of the organization- key type and size (the minimum is 2048-bit)- the common name (EXAMPLE:www.exam… Read More

Please contact our Support Team and we will send a link for your web server, you can also request us to generate your CSR. Here are a list of videos for various server platforms to guide you through your SSL installation: Links to CSR generation for various platforms can be found here. How to Install SSL Certificates for Apache Open SSL How to Install SSL Certificate for Apache with Mod SSL How to Install SSL Certificates for Microsoft IIS7 How to Install Certificates on Fortigate SSL VPN How t… Read More

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Introduction to SSL CertificatesTypes of SSL CertificatesSSL Certificates’ Terminology Introduction to SSL Certificates SSL Certificates are highly encrypted and secure digital certifications from an authorized certification entity. Although this cryptographic protocol is still known as SSL (Secure Socket Layers), it has actually evolved over the decades and is now known as TLS (Transport Layer Security). Please refer to this comprehensive Wikipedia article should you wish to … Read More