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SSL Provider Product Name Minimum Price per Year ($)* Browser ubiquity Accepted Browsers Validation LevelMulti Year Options Free Unlimited Additional Server Licenses Free and functional
SSL Trial?
High/Low Assurance Speed of Issuance Include non validated information Site Seal
(Active or Passive)
Credit card Site Seal Wildcard Encryption Key Size Customer Support Levels White labelling/Branding Option API Tools - Control panel Integration Warranty ($) Refund Policy Re-issuance Policy
COMODO CA Elite SSL 99% IEFirefoxSafariOperaNetscapeAOLMozilla Domain ownership and Company Legitimacy Up to 5 years n/a High Under 1 hour No n/a n/a N 128/256 Tel,Email,Web and Account Manager Yes Yes 500000 30 Days Unlimited
COMODO CA Gold SSL 99% IEFirefoxSafariOperaNetscapeAOLMozilla Domain ownership and Company Legitimacy Up to 5 years n/a High Under 1 hour No Active Active N 128/256 Tel,Email,Web and Account Manager Yes Yes 750000 30 Days Unlimited
COMODO CA Platinum SSL 99% IEFirefoxSafariOperaNetscapeAOLMozilla Domain ownership and Company Legitimacy Up to 5 years n/a High Under 1 hour No Active Active N 128/256 Tel,Email,Web and Account Manager Yes Yes 1000000 30 Days Unlimited
COMODO CA Platinum Wildcard SSL 99% IEFirefoxSafariOperaNetscapeAOLMozilla Domain ownership and Company Legitimacy Up to 5 years n/a High Under 1 hour No Active Active Y 128/256 Tel,Email,Web and Account Manager Yes Yes 1000000 30 Days Unlimited
COMODO CA Instant SSL $64.95 99% IEFirefoxSafariOperaNetscapeAOLMozilla Domain ownership and Company Legitimacy Up to 5 years n/a High Under 1 hour No n/a n/a N 128/256 Tel,Email,Web Yes Yes 10000 30 Days Unlimited
COMODO CA Instant SSL Pro $89.95 99% IEFirefoxSafariOperaNetscapeAOLMozilla Domain ownership and Company Legitimacy Up to 5 years n/a High Under 1 hour No Active Active N 128/256 Tel,Email,Web Yes Yes 100000 30 Days Unlimited
COMODO CA Free SSL $0.00 99% IEFirefoxSafariOperaNetscapeAOLMozilla Domain Only n/a Yes Low Immediate No n/a n/a N 128/256 Tel,Email,Web - - - - n/a
COMODO CA Intranet SSL 99% IEFirefoxSafariOperaNetscapeAOLMozilla Domain ownership and Company Legitimacy Up to 5 years n/a High Under 1 hour No n/a n/a N 128/256 Tel,Email,Web - - - 30 Days Unlimited
COMODO CA Premium SSL $116.95 99% IEFirefoxSafariOperaNetscapeAOLMozilla Domain ownership and Company Legitimacy Up to 5 years n/a High Under 1 hour No Active Active N 128/256 Tel,Email,Web & Fast track Yes Yes 250000 30 Days Unlimited
COMODO CA Premium Wildcard SSL $334.95 99% IEFirefoxSafariOperaNetscapeAOLMozilla Domain ownership and Company Legitimacy Up to 5 years n/a High Under 1 hour No Active Active Y 128/256 Tel,Email,Web & Fast track Yes Yes 250000 30 Days Unlimited
Entrust Standard SSL Certificates $132.00 99% IEFirefoxSafariOperaNetscapeAOLMozilla Domain ownership and Company Legitimacy Up to 4 years n/a High Average 2 days No Passive n/a N 128/256 Tel,Email,Web - - 10000 n/a 30 Days
GeoTrust Premium Quick SSL $118.00 99% IEFirefoxSafariOperaNetscapeAOLMozilla Domain only Up to 6 years n/a Low Immediate Yes Passive n/a N 128/256 Tel,Email,Web - Yes 100000 7 Days Unlimited
GeoTrust True BusinessID $159.20 99% IEFirefoxSafariOperaNetscapeAOLMozilla Domain ownership and Company Legitimacy Up to 5 years n/a High Average 2 days No Passive n/a N 128/256 Tel,Email,Web - Yes 100000 7 Days Unlimited
GeoTrust True BusinessID Wildcard $399.20 99% IEFirefoxSafariOperaNetscapeAOLMozilla Domain ownership and Company Legitimacy Up to 5 years n/a High Average 2 days No Passive n/a Y 128/256 Tel,Email,Web - Yes 10000 7 Days Unlimited
Go Daddy ® Standard SSL $42.99 99% IEFirefoxSafariOperaNetscapeAOLMozilla Domain only Up to 10 years n/a Low Immediate No Passive n/a N 128/256 Tel,Email,Web - - 2000 n/a Unlimited
Go Daddy ® Standard Wildcard $179.99 99% IEFirefoxSafariOperaNetscapeAOLMozilla Domain only Up to 10 years n/a Low Immediate No Passive n/a Y 128/256 Tel, Email, Web - - 2000 n/a Unlimited
Comodo CA Positive SSL 99% IEFirefoxSafariOperaNetscapeAOLMozilla Domain only Up to 10 years n/a Low Immediate No Passive n/a N 128/256 Tel,Email,Web - - 10000 30 Days Unlimited
Comodo CA Positive Wildcard SSL 99% IEFirefoxSafariOperaNetscapeAOLMozilla Domain only Up to 10 years n/a Low Immediate No Passive n/a Y 128/256 Tel,Email,Web - - 10000 30 Days Unlimited
Thawte SGC Super cert $599.80 99% IEFirefoxSafariOperaNetscapeAOLMozilla Domain only Up to 4 years n/a High Average 2 days No Passive n/a N 128/256 Tel,Email,Web - - - 30 Days n/a
Thawte SSL 123 $129.80 99% IEFirefoxSafariOperaNetscapeAOLMozilla Domain ownership and Company Legitimacy Up to 5 years n/a Low Immediate No Passive n/a N 128/256 Tel,Email,Web - - - 30 Days n/a
Thawte Trial $0.00 0% - Domain ownership and Company Legitimacy n/a n/a No High Average 2 days No n/a - - - - - - - n/a n/a
Thawte Web server cert $219.80 99% IEFirefoxSafariOperaNetscapeAOLMozilla Domain only Up to 2 years n/a High Average 2 days No Passive n/a Y 128/256 Tel,Email,Web - - - 30 Days n/a
Verisign Managed PKI for SSL prem $570.00 99% IEFirefoxSafariOperaNetscapeAOLMozilla Domain ownership and Company Legitimacy Up to 2 years n/a High Average 2-3 days No Passive n/a Y 128/256 Tel,Email,Web(60 days) - - 250000 30 Days 30 Days
Verisign Managed PKI for SSL Std $234.00 99% IEFirefoxSafariOperaNetscapeAOLMozilla Domain ownership and Company Legitimacy Up to 2 years n/a High Average 2-3 days No Passive n/a Y 40 Tel,Email,Web(60 days) - - 100000 30 Days 30 Days
Verisign Secure Site Cert $331.67 99% IEFirefoxSafariOperaNetscapeAOLMozilla Domain ownership and Company Legitimacy Up to 3 years n/a High Average 2-3 days No Passive n/a N 40 Tel,Email,Web - - 100000 30 Days 30 Days
Verisign Secure Site Pro Cert $826.67 99% IEFirefoxSafariOperaNetscapeAOLMozilla Domain ownership and Company Legitimacy Up to 3 years n/a High Average 2-3 days No Passive n/a N 128/256 Tel,Email,Web - - 250000 30 Days 30 Days
Verisign Trial $0.00 0% - Domain ownership and Company Legitimacy n/a n/a No High Average 2-3 days No n/a n/a N 128/256 Tel,Email,Web - - - n/a n/a

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