SSL stands for Secure Socket Layer. It might sound rocket science, but it’s really not. An SSL certificate is a digital computer file (or small piece of code) also known as a Server certificate, or a TLS certificate that has two specific functions: Authentication and Verification: SSL Certificates validate your website’s identity, authenticate your business […]
Anyone who needs to securely transmit information over the internet requires the use of SSL Certificates. There are many Benefits of SSL Certificates, SSL is not just for securing credit card transactions it is also used for protecting all levels of sensitive information when communicated over the web. Benefits of SSL Certificates: Securing online credit card transactions […]
Which SSL do I need? Buying an SSL can sometimes be a daunting task as there are many parameters to consider. Some configurations require a specific type of SSL Cert. Do you need to cover multiple domains with a UCC (Unified Communications Certificate), or unlimited sub-domains with a Wildcard SSL? Use these questions as a […]
There are many compelling reasons for the question, “Why should I buy an SSL from Acmetek?” 1) Core Focus: Acmetek provides online Trust and Digital Security Services that Engineer, Empower and promote Global Trust by partnering with Symantec the World’s leading online Trust Services and Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) Certificate Authority enabling secure e-commerce and […]
What happens after I purchase an SSL Certificate? After you purchase the SSL Certificate from Acmetek it takes 10-15 mins to activate the request. Activation of an SSL depends on the type of certificate you have purchased. For all Domain Validated (DV) SSL Certificate it takes about 10-15 minutes to activate and issue the certificate to […]
How will people know my website is safe? A website can be built in many different ways and with many different platforms these days. Having an SSL Certificate on your website gives the visitor who enters an SSL-protected page on your website a trusted and secure feeling. Any website that is protected with an SSL Certificate […]
What is the difference between Domain Validated (DV), Organization Validated and Extended Validation (EV) SSL?
All SSL-protected sites display the https:// prefix in the URL address bar in a internet web browser. What some people may not know is that not all certificates are created equal. There are actual differences in certificates that are issued through Certificate Authorities (CA) Classified as DV, OV, and EV certificates. Domain Validated SSL Certificate […]