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Do SSL certificates work in all web browsers?
SSL Certificates are compatible with 99.9% of all browsers, including all major web browsers.
How does SSL work?
An SSL certificate is a file installed on the web server that a web site is running on. This file...
How many domain names does a certificate secure?
GeoTrust certificates can only secure one domain name per certificate. Wildcard certificates are...
I changed web servers, and my certificate no longer works. Can I get the certificate reissued?
Yes. On your new web server, generate a new CSR for your certificate. For most CAs, you can...
What benefit is there to purchasing a higher assurance certificate?
Low assurance certificates that perform domain only verification only encrypt the connection....
What does the green address bar do?
The green address bar is a quick and intuitive way to ensure visitors to your site that your...
What is SGC?
"Server Gated Cryptography" ("SGC") was developed for legacy computers and browsers that only...
What is SSL?
SSL stands for Secure Sockets Layer. It is an encryption layer that encodes information that is...
What is a CA?
CA stands for Certificate Authority. A CA is the company issuing the certificate that does all of...
What is a CSR?
CSR stands Certificate Signing Request. A CSR is a special key generated by a web server using...
What is the difference between a domain validation certificate and higher assurance certificates?
Higher assurance certificates such as Organization Validation and Extended Validation require the...
Why do I need an SSL certificate for my site?
If your site sends or receives sensitive information, including accepting payment information,...