FAQ

What is the difference between RapidSSL and QuickSSL?

Difference between RapidSSL and QuickSSL, they have different type of Site seals and their encryption strength remains the same, QuickSSL supports mobile browsers and will have higher warranty than the Rapid SSL. RapidSSL is cheaper and doesn’t have support for mobile browsers and its warranty is also low compared to QuickSSL. Host Department offers cheapest prices to buy both RapidSSL Read more

What is Domain Validated SSL Certificates?

Domain validated SSL certificates are basic domain level validation certificates, they can’t display your business or organization details in the SSL info page. They can be obtained by verifying the ownership of the domain and will be issued in minutes. Host Department offers domain validated certificates from various top level certificate authorities like Comodo, GeoTrust, Verisign and Thawte. All thee Read more

What is Wildcard SSL Certificate?

Wildcard SSL certificates will help you in protecting your main domain along with multiple sub domains. Wildcard certificates are a best fit for the people who have multiple sub-domains on their website. For example:  It protects both  yourdomain.com and *.yourdomain.com as well. You can purchase Cheap Wildcard SSL certificates from us, we provide world class support on all of our Read more

What is Organization validated SSL certificates?

Organization validated certificates will help in showing your visitors a better trust mark by verifying your business information and location. These certificates requires a proofs from the business owner to verify their business information, for instance… Certification Authority would also require domain contacts in Who-is to match contact details of applicant’s company and location. These certificates will have higher trust Read more

What is Extended Validation(EV) certificates?

Extended validation SSL certificate is the highest level of SSL certificate, it turns the browser address bar in to green, it is widely considered that it helps in improving trust and more sales. This certificate can only be issued after several level of verifications, certificates issued by a CA (Certificate Authority) under the EV guidelines are not structurally different from Read more

What is your SSL Certificate Encryption strength?

The strength of the SSL certificate can be determined by its higher level bit encryption. it is a means of securing a document by using a digital certificate to restrict access to the document’s contents except intended recipient. The bigger the key length the more time it takes for computer to break the code. Generally there are 40 bit encryption, 128 Read more

Can I secure subdomains also with a single SSL Certificate?

Yes, you can secure all your sub domains along with your primary domain by purchasing the Wildcard type SSL certificates. To secure multiple sub-domains with single certificate you have to purchase any one of the following certificates: 1) Comodo’s PositiveSSL Wildcard 2) Comodo’s EssentialSSL Wildcard 3) Comodo’s PremiumSSL Wildcard 4) Geotrust’s RapidSSL Wildcard 5) Geotrust’s True BusinessID Wildcard The above certificates Read more

What is the difference between Domain Validated SSL and Organization validated SSL?

SSL certificates are basically divided in to three types which is, domain validated certificates, organization validated and extended validated certificates. SSL certificates are issued after thorough verification of your ownership. Domain Validated SSL Certificate: To obtain domain validated SSL certificate you have to prove your domain ownership to the certificate authority. They will send email to one of the generic Read more

Difference between Comodo PositiveSSL and Comodo EssentialSSL?

Comodo is a popular SSL certificates provider firm, both PositiveSSL and EssentialSSL are provided by  COMODO. The difference between PositiveSSL and EssentialSSL certificates are provided site seals (A free graphical image which can be placed anywhere on your site to show your visitors that your site is secure). Also EssentialSSL has a special chain which is recognized by most of Read more