SSL Certificates guarantee the security of your website to your end users. It encrypts data for secure transactions.
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Anyone who wants their customers to trust their website needs a Secure Sockets Layer or SSL Certificate. If the website address starts with HTTPS or has a padlock at the start, it’s a sign that users can trust that the website will secure their data.
An SSL Certificate is a digital certificate that demonstrates a website’s identity and enables an encrypted connection. It’s essential for websites to have SSL Certificates to secure online transactions and keep customer data private and secure.
Most simply put, an SSL keeps internet connection secure and prevents criminal from reading or changing information transferred between systems.
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They work by ensuring that data transferred between users and websites is impossible to read. It scrambles data using encryption algorithms which prevents criminals from accessing it as it’s transmitted.
It works in this manner:
This is sometimes known as an SSL handshake and takes milliseconds.
It’s possible to view an SSL Certificate by clicking on the padlock symbol in the browser bar. Details included are:
This gives website users confidence that they can trust your website.
There are multiple reasons why a website needs an SSL Certificate:
It secures information such as:
There are six main types, all with different validation levels:
Unsure which certificate you need or how to apply? Demystify Digital can help! Contact us on [email protected] or 01903 372 402 for assistance.