Online Security for Start Ups & Small Businesses

How to Choose the Right SSL Certificate

Deciding which SSL Certificate is best for your organization can be challenging. SSL certificates keep online interactions private even though they travel across the public Internet.

They also help customers gain the confidence to transact with your web site. The right SSL certificate depends on the level of assurance your customers need and the minimum level of encryption your organization requires.

    Find the best SSL solution which best suites your needs with our handy Q&A below:
  • Scenario: I cannot risk losing a single sale on my website for lack of trust.

    Solution: Extended Validation SSL Certificates inspire the highest level of trust among your site’s users.

  • Scenario: Customers enter credit card numbers or high value information on my public web site.

    Solution: Extended Validation SSL Certificates turns the address bar green in high-security browsers and displays your verified organization name, making it easy for users to trust your site. On check-out, payment information or account pages, your Site Seal will show on the page.

  • Scenario: My web site has a sign-in or log-in page for customers, partners or employees.

    Solution: Organization Validation SSL Certificates provide assurance of your site’s identity and security. Help users confirm your identity by displaying a Site Seal.

  • Scenario: My web server is used for internal communications and intranets.

    Solution: Domain Validated SSL Certificates provides encryption for employees and on-site users who do not need to verify the web site identity. These are issued in minutes.

  • Scenario: Remote and mobile workers use web browsers to check email.

    Solution: Organization Validation SSL Certificates displays your verified organization name, making it easy for users to trust your site.

  • Scenario: We offer cloud-based applications or have server-to-server data in motion.

    Solution: Organization Validation SSL Certificates provide assurance of your site’s identity and security. On customer-facing pages, display a trusted Site Seal.

  • Scenario: My web site has multiple subdomains that need encryption.

    Solution: Wildcard SSL Certificates allows you to extend security to different subdomains using the wildcard asterisk.

  • Scenario: My web site has multiple different domains that need encryption.

    Solution: UCC/SAN SSL Certificates allows you to extend security to different domains on one single certificate.