Extra security for your website
An SSL certificate protects the private information you collect from your customers such as credit card details, passwords, and logins. It is an easy and cost-effective way to legitimise your website whilst protecting your site against phishing, and boosting your search engine ranking.
PositiveSSL offers basic protection, but for those of you needing better protection, you can take a look at our SSL certificate comparison chart and choose one to suit your business and your customers.
Why you should choose a Domain Central SSL certificate?
- Each SSL certificate includes the SHA-2 algorithm (SHA-1 certificates are now vulnerable and raise an alert in most browsers), and 2048-bit issuing authority.
- Phishing alerts of potential attacks, so website owners can regain control of their sites quickly.
- There’s a wildcard option with Domain, and Organisation certificates which means you can use the certificate on an unlimited number of subdomains and servers.
- Cool bonus! Google have stated that a website secured with SSL (https) will have an improved search ranking.
Single domain SSL Certificate Plans
Give your customers peace of mind with an SSL Certificate from one of the world’s leading provider, Sectigo.
|Sectigo PositiveSSL DV||Our Most PopularSectigo Domain SSL||Sectigo Organization SSL||Sectigo Extended SSL|
|Issuance speed(After all documentation is received)||< 3 mins||< 5 mins||1 day||1 day|
|Level||Domain||Domain||Organisation||Extd. & Org.|
|Company Branded Within Browser|
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*All prices quoted are in $AUD incl. GST
Wildcard SSL Certificate Plans
|Sectigo PositiveSSL Wildcard DV||Our Most PopularSectigo Wildcard DV SSL||Sectigo Wildcard OV SSL|
|Issuance speed(After all documentation is received)||< 3 mins||< 5 mins||1 day|
|Company Branded Within Browser|
|Covers unlimited subdomains|
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*All prices quoted are in $AUD excl. GST
What’s an SSL certificate?
Why use SSL?
Google has stated that HTTPS will be a ranking signal. Excellent news – it means your website’s page ranking will be boosted if you have an SSL certificate.
Which websites need SSL?
- Banking sites asking for financial information.
- If your website accepts payment cards (American Express, Diners Club International, MasterCard, Visa.
- Including credit, debit, prepaid, and gift cards), you have to comply with the credit card associations’ rules about data security. The goal being to protect cardholder data. This has been standardised under the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS). If you don’t use an SSL certificate on your website, you won’t be complying with the PCI standards.
- Your website asks customers to provide personal or sensitive information such as email addresses, social security numbers, medical records, and passport numbers.
- You have login forms on your website asking users to enter their username and password.
- Your site provides webmail where users can login and read email in a secure environment.
- There are subscription pages for newsletters, mailing lists, etc.
What's a wildcard SSL certificate?
If you need to secure multiple subdomains on a single domain name, you can buy a wildcard. For a wildcard SSL certificate, a common name of *.yourdomainname.com would secure www.yourdomainname.com, mail.yourdomainname.com, secure.yourdomainname.com, etc…
What’s a Certificate Signing Request (CSR)?
How do I generate a Certificate Signing Request (CSR)?
Our Certificate Authority provides an SSL certificate Request Helper which will create your CSR. This tool allows you to generate the CSR for OpenSSL, Microsoft Exchange 2007, Microsoft Exchange 2010, Java Keytool, F5 Big-IP, and Microsoft IIS
Please note that if you’re generating a CSR for a wildcard SSL certificate, your common name must start with an asterisk (*), i.e., *.fluccs.com.au. The asterisk represents any subdomain name.