Here is some company information to help you make the best decision about choosing an SSL provider to secure your e-commerce website or any server that needs to be secured.
VeriSign is a public company that offers SSL certificates, and other networking and computer security products. It was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Mountain View, California, USA. It is currently the largest SSL certificate provider, owning both GeoTrust and Thawte.
GoDaddy is an SSL certificate authority that sells web hosting, domain names, SSL certificates, and other web services. GoDaddy was established in 1997, and is headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, USA.
Comodo is a privately held group of companies that offers SSL certificate and computer security products. It was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA.
StartCom is an certificate authority that sells SSL certificates. StartCom was established in 2004, and is headquartered in Eilat, Israel. It is well-known for offering free SSL certificates that are domain-validated and supported in most newer web browsers.
TrustWave is a certificate authority that offers SSL certificate and computer security products. It was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
SwissSign is a certificate authority, owned by SwissPost, that offers SSL certificate and computer security products. SwissSign was founded in 2001, acquired by SwissPost in 2005, and is headquartered in Glattbrugg, Switzerland.
RapidSSL Wildcard Certificates allow you to secure unlimited number of sub domains on the same domain name with a single certificate. RapidSSL Wildcard is low cost and easy to manage.
Wildcard SSL Secure an unlimited number of sub domains on the same domain name. With a Wildcard SSL certificate issued to *.yourdomain.com you could protect.
GeoTrust® QuickSSL Premium certificates are the most convenient and cost effective solution for any business that needs to conduct secure online transactions. These certificates enable up to 256-bit encryption and instill confidence and trust in your customers and business partners when providing sensitive information over the Web or mobile devices.