All types of SSL certificates secure web service and users from hackers. The basis is here to encrypt data sent through the website, so that only intended recipients can access them. Additionally, SSL protects data against modification after being sent. The information about SSL certificate is visible in the way of writing web address, because it begins with https -not just http.
There are different types of SSL certificates validation:
- The easiest to obtain - DV (domain validation)
- A little more advanced - OV (orgnization validation)
- The most secure - EV (extended validation)
Safety is a basic feature and advantage of SSL certificates, but not only. The clear value for your company is your image - green address bar gives customers clear information about trusted site. Additionally, SSL has impact on the positioning in Google. According to the latest guidelines for webmasters Google mentions support for sites that are secured with a SSL certificate. It is quite clear message saying that Google wants to support sites that are safe for users.
Not otherwise did Mozilla - one of the most popular web browsers support the company's website, which have https. Unsecured sites have information about potential danger which definitely effects on the range of the bounce rate for your website.
At that time, more frequent leaks of data becomes extremely important. More and more companies and institutions must act on the basis of securing SSL certificate, because otherwise does not meet the standards or legislative provisions related to the operation of a particular industry. Take advantage of SSL and select the right certificate today.
If you run a online business, you are sure to use Google AdWords. Perhaps this is one of the main traffic sources on your site, so the last message you want to see is "Your account has been suspended ...". And yet, you can expect it if your site is not SSL-secured.
Starting 1st of August 2016, Comodo and DomenySSL will no longer offer SGC variants of certificates. As your account has a valid SGC certificate which will be up for renewal in the future, the company has prepared a list of recommended alternatives.
Thawte is only one of the few vendors outside of the United States. As the main competitor of American vendors quickly gained a 40 % share of the market SSL certificates.