SSL Certificates Provide Security and Build Trust for ecommerce Transactions
GoDaddy.com, the World’s No. 1 registrar of new domain names, announces the
addition of SSL (Secure Socket Layer) certificates to its extensive product
offering, offering online consumers the advantage of 128-bit encryption security
at Go Daddy’s recognized value pricing.
Go Daddy’s secure certificates provide 128-bit encryption (the strongest
encryption available on the market today for web server certificates). This
guarantees that any sensitive information transmitted between a web browser and
a website occurs over a secure, encrypted link and is protected at the
“Go Daddy’s SSL certificates provide competitive advantages to online
businesses by providing consumers with the assurance that their private and
personal information is being encrypted during transmission,” says Bob
Parsons, president and founder of Go Daddy. “Consumers who are assured of
security are more apt to purchase — and continue to purchase — through a
company’s secure web site.”
Before issuing any certificate, Go Daddy’s Registration Authority performs a
rigorous authentication that includes both an automated application process
followed-up by manual verification with corroboration through third party
databases such as D & B. This provides online purchasers with the peace of
mind that websites that display a Go Daddy certificate have been subjected to a
reasonable validation to determine that they are in fact who they purport to be.
Go Daddy’s validation effort contrasts sharply with other certificate issuing
companies who charge significantly higher prices but provide little meaningful
Go Daddy SSL Certificates are processed and delivered within a matter of hours.
Compatible with 99 percent of the Web browsers on the market, Go Daddy’s
Certificates are currently listed at $49.95 per year or $99.90 for two years.
Other companies charge as much as $895 per year for substantially the same
“Go Daddy’s secure certificates offer online businesses a simple and
incredibly cost-effective way to grow their sales by showcasing in a meaningful
way that they care about their customer’s information and peace of mind,”
About The Go Daddy Group, Inc.
The companies of the Go Daddy Group enable individuals and businesses to
acquire, create and safeguard their unique identities and brands on the
Internet. Currently ranked No. 92 on the 2003 Deloitte Technology Fast 500, the
Go Daddy Group is comprised of three ICANN-accredited registrars, including
flagship registrar GoDaddy.com, the No. 1 registrar of net new
domains and the No. 3 overall largest domain registrar in the world; Wild West
Domains, Inc., which enables third parties to resell domains and related
services from the Go Daddy Group’s ever-growing technology portfolio; and, Blue
Razor Domains, Inc., which provides membership-based services for
large-volume domain purchasers. The Go Daddy Group also includes technology
development company Starfield Technologies, Inc., and Domains by Proxy, Inc., a
private registration service.
Web Site: http://www.godaddy.com