The Thawte SSL123 Wildcard can be issued with the strongest available encryption strength: up to 256-bit. So you can rest assured that you are receiving the highest level of security with this premium wildcard certificate at an extremely affordable rate.
Websites protected by the Thawte SSL123 Wildcard certificate will get the reputable Thawte Site Seal displayed on pages of their choosing. This Site Seal is rapidly becoming one of the most trusted in the world and your customers will be able to click on it and see your organization and certificate details. This will help assure your customers that you have been vetted by a third party security specialist and are safe to do business with. When using this site seal on your sub-domains, the badge will only show you're authenticated based domain with the asterisk, for example: *.yourdomain.com.
You can cover one domain and an unlimited number of sub-domains with the Thawte SSL123 Wildcard certificate. For example, you could assign this certificate to your main domain, let's call it www.domain.com, and then also protect an unlimited number of sub-domains, i.e. mail.domain.com, billing.domain.com, ftp.domain.com, etc. at no additional cost. Simply use the asterisk "*" in the common name field of your CSR and you're good to go.
Getting this certificate issued and installed on your site is an extremely simple process. That's because the Thawte SSL123 Wildcard certificate is a Domain Validated or DV SSL / TLS certificate, offering an affordable & entry level of assurance to your customers and encryption security to your website. The Thawte brand is one of the most respected brands in the marketplace, thus its included trust seal is widely known & recognized, making this certificate one of our more premium DV options.
This product comes with a $500,000 warranty. This means that if the site was improperly validated, and/or issued to a fraudulent site by Thawte, the Certification Authority (CA) would compensate the end user of the site or victim up to $500,000 for any possible losses or damages. These types of warranties are geared towards protecting your customers, along with establishing the credibility of the site owner, which gives users the confidence they need to make transactions or convert on your site.
The Thawte brand is an exceptional combination of both trust and security. These certificates are some of the most premium SSL offerings on the market, but are available at prices that can fit most any budget. When customers see the Thawte trust seal on a website, they gain the confidence they need to make purchases, and businesses can rest assured that their customers' information will be secure. Thawte has been in the SSL business since 1995 and has issued more than 900,000 certificates since then in over 240 countries worldwide. For an SSL brand with a long and storied history of boosting the security and trust of a website, Thawte is an excellent choice. These certificates are perfect for SMB's who are looking for a little bang for their buck with regards to SSL, including ROI potential.