Difference between types of SSL certificates, issue process time of each

SSL Certificates provide security by encrypting communications between a server and a person visiting your website. SSL helps protect sensitive information exchanged between your panel and users: passwords, private data, financial information, etc.

Domain Validated Certificate (DV)

For situations when a general public visits a secure section of your site (e.g., making a payment by credit card), you need to use a private SSL certificate such as this one. It is directly tied to your domain name, letting customers know they are on a correct website.

We provide:

  • RapidSSL
  • Comodo Positive SSL
  • Comodo Essential SSL
  • Thawte SSL123
  • Comodo Essential SSL WildCard
  • RapidSSL Wildcard

Difference between Wildcard and non-Wildcard certificate. A Wildcard SSL Certificate enables SSL encryption on unlimited subdomains using a single certificate. The subdomains must have the same second level domain name (i.e. domain.com).

All the domain validated certificates issue process takes up to 5 min. But if your domain is Internationalized Domain Names (contain language-specific characters), it's issue process takes up to 3 working days.

Company Validated Certificate (OV)

A company validated certificate is similar to a domain validated certificate; however, additional documentation must be provided to certify your company's identity. The biggest advantage of a WHOIS company validated SSL certificate is the way your site is displayed in a browser. More validation means more trust, and your visitors will have more confidence in the security of your site.

We provide:

  • Thawte SSL Web Server

This certificate is a company validated certificate and require documents. It's issue process takes up to5 working days.



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