(The Hosting News) – Host Department, a renowned web host since 1997 having thousands of customers has launched SSL- Certificates to protect their customers’ sites from data loss or thefts. According to the marketing head of Host Department, many customers have requested them to launch ssl –certificates and based upon customers request they have launched this product. He added by saying, now a days it is very important for sites to have such certificates because it shows customers that it is safe to do online transactions on sites having secure certificates.
SSL Certificates will be provided after verification of the ownership and there are 3 types of Validations namely 1) Domain Validation, 2) Organization Validation and 3) Extended Validation.
In Domain Validation, webmaster has to verify their site by accepting or responding to the mail address of their site, for example: admin@domainname or webmaster@domainname or from the administrative email address from who.is records.
In organization Validation, a person has to verify his business and has to proof the proprietorship of business to get the certificate and apart from this he also has to show his domain ownership as in domain validation.
Extended Validation goes beyond the organization validation and has in depth validation. When a site gets extended validation address bar changes its color into green (whenever that site is opened).
When a certificate is approved for a site then it is provided with a site seal (graphical image) which can be placed anywhere on the site to show that your site is secure for doing the transactions. SSL certificates are to be taken compulsory to protect your site and even customers demand for such things because they are aware that if a site doesn’t have it then it will be a problem for them.
Product link: http://www.hostdepartment.com/ssl-certificates/