SSL FAQ

SSL FAQ, Frequently Asked Questions during SSL certificate purchase, installation and use. This FAQ will help you to learn and understand what SSL is, how it works, why SSL is mandatory, how to order SSL, how to generate CSR, etc…

This FAQ will help to install SSL Certificate on your webserver and also help to find errors placing during SSL installation and troubleshoot guide as well.

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1. FAQs of Basics of SSL Certificate

SSL FAQs which helps to learn what is SSL, What Certificate authority, who needs SSL, SSL types, How SSL works, etc…

2. SSL FAQ based on SSL Types

FAQ on the different types of SSL certificate, which SSL suits best of various website, software, application, servers and email types, etc…

  • Types of SSL Certificate – Know about the types of SSL certificate available in the web security industry.
  • Domain Validated SSL aka DV SSL – Know about what a Domain validated SSL certificate is and what type of domain it can secure.
  • Organization Validated SSL ask OV SSL – Know about what a business/organization validation SSL certificate is and what type of domain it can secure.
  • Extended Validation SSL, aka EV SSL – know about what an EV SSL certificate is and what type of domain it can secure.
  • Code Signing Certificate – know about what a Code Signing certificate is and what type of software, applications and documents it can secure.
  • Multi-Domain SSL – know about what a Multi-Domain/SAN SSL certificate, SAN = Subject Alternative Name, how much domains it can secure.
  • Wildcard SSL – Know about what a Wildcard SSL Certificate is and how much multiple sub-domains it can secure.
  • UCC SSL Cert – Know about what a Unified Communication SSL certificate is and how it protect Microsoft servers.
  • Multi Domain Wildcard SSL – Know about what a Multi Domain Wildcard SSL certificate and what domain types it can secure.
  • Self-sign SSL – Know about what a Self-sign SSL certificate is and how it works in browser.
  • Email Secure SSL – Know what an email secured SSL certificate is and which email platforms it can secure.
  • Document Signing Certificate – Know what a document signing certificate is and what type of documents it can secure.

3. FAQ to buying an SSL Certificate

  • SSL for beginners – Know about what information a beginner should have before using SSL Certificate.
  • SSL Wizard – Know about how SSL Wizard help you to buy your desired SSL Certificate.
  • To Buy SSL – Know about how to buy an SSL Certificate and what initial steps you should follow.
  • SSL certificate Type – Know about what type of SSL certificates are available in online market and which one will suits best as per your security need.
  • Compare SSL Certificate – Know about the comparison on different types of SSL Certificate as Standard SSL, Wildcard SSL, Code Signing, EV SSL, etc including price, encryption standard, durability, etc…
  • SSL Documents Requirement – Know what are the documents required by various SSL Certificate brands for Extended validation, Code signing and organization validated types.

4. FAQ to install SSL Certificate on Server

After completing the SSL purchase and documents submission process, the SSL certificate will be ready to download. The next step is to install it on server.

  • How to install SSL – Know about how to install various SSL certificate & Code signing certificate on different server quickly.
  • Apache – Know about how to install SSL Certificate on Apache web server within minutes.
  • Microsoft Exchange 2007 – Know about how to install SSL Certificate on Microsoft Exchange server 2007 within minutes.
  • Microsoft Exchange 2010 – Know about how to install SSL Certificate on Microsoft Exchange server 2010 within minutes.
  • Microsoft Exchange 2013 – Know about how to install SSL Certificate on Microsoft Exchange server 2013 within minutes.
  • Microsoft IIS 5 – Know about how to install SSL Certificate on Microsoft IIS 5 server within minutes.
  • Microsoft IIS 6 – Know about how to install SSL Certificate on Microsoft IIS 6 server within minutes.
  • Microsoft IIS 7 – Know about how to install SSL Certificate on Microsoft IIS 7 server within minutes.
  • Microsoft IIS 8 – Know about how to install SSL Certificate on Microsoft IIS 8 server within minutes.
  • Microsoft IIS 8.5 – Know about how to install SSL Certificate on Microsoft IIS 8.5 server within minutes.
  • Tomcat – Know about how to install SSL Certificate on Tomcat Apache Server within minutes.
  • Google App Engine – Know about how to install SSL Certificate on Google app Engine within minutes.
  • Microsoft Azure – Know about how to install SSL Certificate on Microsoft Azure within minutes.
  • Ubuntu using Apache – Know about how to install SSL Certificate on Ubuntu using Apache Server within minutes.
  • Red-Hat Linux – Know about how to install SSL Certificate on Red-Hat Linux Server within minutes.
  • cPanel/WHM – Know about how to install SSL Certificate on cPanel/WHM within minutes.

5. FAQ on SSL Certificate Automated Tools

  • CSR Generator – Know about why CSR (Certificate Signing Request) Generator tool is used and what information are mandatory to generate CSR & Private Key.
  • SSL Checker – Know about why SSL Checker tool is used and what SSL certificate information it displays.
  • CSR Decoder – Know about why CSR Decoder tool is used and what CSR information it displays.
  • Certificate Decoder/SSL Decoder – Know about why Certificate Decoder/SSL Decoder tool is used and what Certificate information it displays.
  • Certificate Key Matcher – Know about why SSL Checker tool is used and how to match the SSL certificate with private key and CSR individually.
  • SSL Converter – Know about why SSL Checker tool is used and what certificate extension type it can convert.
  • Why no Pad Lock – Know about why SSL Checker tool is used.

6. FAQ on SSL Browser Error and troubleshoot Guide

SSL Certificate errors occurs in browsers due to reasons such as improper SSL installation, SSL using old algorithm, wrong system time, browser not updated, etc… watch through this FAQs for SSL Certificate Errors and troubleshoot guide.

  • SSL Error Firefox – Know about what types of common and technical SSL Certificate errors are occurring in Mozilla Firefox and how to troubleshoot those errors.
  • SSL Error Chrome – Know about what types of common and technical SSL Certificate errors are occurring in Google Chrome and how to troubleshoot those errors.
  • SSL Error Internet Explorer – Know about what types of common and technical SSL Certificate errors are occurring in Internet Explorer and how to troubleshoot those errors.

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