As its name implies, a multi domain SSL is one certificate that secures it all - from multiple domains to subdomains and IP addresses. Undoubtedly, these premium certs are a perfect choice for medium-sized businesses that have a number of domains, subdomains to secure, saving both time and money, since you don't need to buy an individual certificate for each domain/subdomain.
A multi domain SSL / SAN certificate is designed to secure multiple domain names and host names within a SSL certificate. This certificates allow you to protect one primary domain name along with 99 Subject Alternative Names using one SSL certificate.
A special type of multi domain certificates is the Unified Communication Certificate (UCC SSL), which is an ideal security solution for Exchange Server 2011, Microsoft Exchange Server 2007, and Microsoft Live Communications Server. A UCC SSL comes complete with a site security seal as well. This type of certificate perfectly meets the needs of businesses that offer Microsoft Exchange solutions, with just one certificate facilitating the task of combining all Exchange-related host names.
A security seal is one of the highest trust indicators for potential customers who look for secure online platforms with which they can share personal information. After all, who would like to risk their personal, sensitive information by using an unsecured website? The seal visually assures them that you take their security seriously by offering them a secure platform. A secure online platform is a great encouragement for potential customers to do business with you. More business would result in more sales and thus greater profit and income.
With a multi domain certificate, since you can share one domain with different domain extensions, it is an ideal solution for a business that wants to secure unlimited trading names with a single certificate. Compatible with shared hosting, such certificates are available as a basic website security bundle, with SHA-1 or SHA-2 capabilities. Site security bundles are a cost-effective way to secure your site and servers in multi-server environments.
Multi domain certificates are available with extended validation (EV) as well, which means the issuing authority will perform a comprehensive verification process to confirm your business identity, credibility, and trustworthiness. This type of certificate is crucial for ecommerce businesses involved with critical financial transactions or sharing personal information. The green address bar that comes with multi domain EV certificates is the most trusted visual indicator in the eyes of customers, as they associate your brand with security, thus increasing conversion rates.
A multi domain certificate is best for enterprises with multiple unique domain names, providing a high level of security for your website and boosting trust. Organization validated multi domain certificates provide customers the much-needed assurance that you are offering them a safe platform for conducting secure and safe transactions with online companies. Our multi domain certificates are supported by 99.9% of browsers and mobile devices. This means customers do not have to deal with annoying trust dialogs while viewing your website on a smartphone or computer, ensuring safe and quick loading of your website on their digital devices.