Domain Validation (DV) Certificates
SSL Certificates that only verify that the domain being secured is owned by the customer.
Cheap Quick and easy certificates that can typically be issued in a matter of minutes,depending on customer response times.
Organization Validate (OV) Certificates
SSL Certificates that authenticate an organization’s existence before being issued. Read More “Types of SSL Certificates”
Some businesses need SSL to simply provide confidentiality (i.e. encryption)
Some businesses like to use SSL to add more trust or confidence in security and identity (they want you to know that they are a legitimate company and can prove it) Read More “Are All SSL Certificates the Same?”
SSL is the acronym for Secure Sockets Layer and is the Internet standard security technology used to establish an encrypted (or safe) link between a web server (website) and your browser (i.e. Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox, etc…). This secured link ensures that the data/information that is passed from your web browser to the web server remain private; meaning safe from hackers or anyone trying to spy/steal that info. SSL is the industry standard and is used by millions of websites to protect and secure any sensitive or private data that is sent through their website. Read More “What SSL Actually Does for You?”