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Choose the correct SSL certificate

SSL Evident (EV)

- Visual proof in the browser to get customers trust

Your organisation name and country code are the visual signs that proofs your business successfully passed extended validation. If trust of customers is a main goal - you need to buy EV certificate.

When it is important to demonstrate clearly to the end-users that a site is authenticated at a high confidence level, you should select a Extended Validation (EV) SSL/TLS certificate that provides the organisation name and country code. This certificate is issued at the highest confidence level.

Areas of use Advantages Limitations
Corporate websites Country code No Wildcard support
E-commerce Company name in adressbar  
Website that collect data Organisation validation  
Website with user profiles Trust of customers  

 

SSL Business (OV)

- Certificate with unlimited configurational options for businesses

Easy way to secure your domain and sub-domains. Buypass will check the registration of the company, domain name and personal information. Available for business.

SSL Business is an affordable alternative suitable for Lync/Skype communication and for securing e-mail. Padlock and HTTPS-prefix appear in the browser and if you open the certificate you will also find the name of the organisation.

Areas of use Advantages Limitations
Corporate websites Trust of customers No limitations
E-commerce Organisation validation  
Website that collect data Secure status in the browser  
Website with user profiles Fast issuance  

 

SSL Domain (DV)

- Affordable SSL/TLS Certificate with instant issuance

Appropriate for personal blogs and non-commercial websites. Communication is encrypted. The Certificate Authority (CA) validates the ownership of the domain.

The basic type of certificate is issued based on validation of the domain. Domain validated certificates (DV) encrypt communication, and prevents data from being eavesdropped or tampered with.

Areas of use Advantages Limitations
Personal blogs Low price No organisation validation
Catalog services Instant issuance Only 1 main domain
Personal websites Valid 1 year Not recommended for e-commerce
Information sites Secure status in the browser Padlock only

 

Before ordering SSL certificates

  • You need to generate CSR for the website that you want to secure

  • List of domains and subdomains that you want to secure

  • Keep your credit card ready to complete the purchase

  • Verify email during domain validation

Compare TLS/SSL certificates

Properties SSL QWAC SSL Evident (EV) SSL Business (OV) SSL Domain (DV) Go SSL
Proves control or ownership of domain
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Confirm the identity of the organisation
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Identify the legal entity that controls the website
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Multiple maindomains
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Order in ID Manager
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Multiple subdomains
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Company name and country code show if you click on the padlock (Issued to)
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Delivery time 3-5 days 1-3 days 1-2 days 0-2 days Instantly