|SSL is all about security encryption. It creates an encrypted link between a SoZo Hosting Inc. web server and a user’s web browser. The link ensures that all information passed between the SoZo Hosting Inc.'s web server and user's web browser remains private and secure and is recognized by millions of consumers by a secure padlock which appears in their web browser. The link uses an SSL Certificate that you have to purchase. SSL certificate are digital signature files and installed on SoZo web servers.|
This simple fact allows e-Business providers an opportunity to leverage that increased trust level to turn visitors into paying customers. A CSR (Certificate Signing Request) is required to generate an SSL Certificate.Some hosting firms charge for CSRs however SoZo Hosting Inc’s CSR generation for SSL Certificates are included in the attractive prices in the table below.
SSL uses a cryptographic system that uses two keys to encrypt data, first a public key known to everyone and the second is the private key known only to the recipient. SSL an unique and effective way to achieve data/ecommerce security. An SSL Certificate from SoZo Hosting Inc. only covers one domain such as www.yoursite.com. If you want it to cover a domain other than www.yoursite.com such as a subdomain then contact us. There are wild card SSL certificates (UCCs) that cover all subdomains under the main domain however these are very expensive and are for large web operations.
Internet trends have boomed in popularity and are creating more opportunities for both commercial and non-commercial sectors. Most people will not submit their private details on the web unless they know the transaction/information they provide would be secure. The best way to provide web security and gain more customers is by installing an SSL certificate to prove the legitimacy of your website. SSL Certificates from SoZo Hosting Inc. deliver you Industry standard security and are trusted by 99.3% of the current browsers (Similar to VeriSign and Thawte but at a better price!)
SSL Certificates support 99.3% of Web Browsers including: Internet Explorer 5.01 and above, Netscape 4.77 and above, Firefox 0.1 and above, Mozilla 0.6 and above, AOL 5 and above, Opera 8 and above, Safari 1.2 and above.
Purchase a SSL certificate for the number of years your web domain will be active. The 3 year certificates are cheaper on a yearly basis however you might only need a certificate for a year if it is a test site. You will be required to submit in electronic format (jpg or pdf files) proof of your organization's name, address and current business status. This means a copy of your business license, yearly charter renewal form, sales tax document or other similar business documents will be needed to support that you and your business/organization address matches the web domain your SSL certificate is covering based on the information found in www.allwhois.com. When you get those documents ready then click on one of the plans in the table below and you will be taken to SoZo's eCommerce site to pay for the SSL certificate on your credit card. You should then submit your electronic documents with a cover letter that explains what documents you have included in your submission and that you are purchasing the SSL certificate through SoZo Hosting Inc. Email these documents to email@example.com. After your documents are received and reviewed, you will be emailed the SSL certificate in 3-5 business days given you have submitted the correct documentation. We charge an install fee of $75 to install your SSL certificate on our servers which includes the CSR generation, tracking the SSL order and then verifying it was installed properly. Contact us if you need more information.
If you do not have a hosting plan with us and just want to buy one of the SSL certificates listed below, then click on the Order Icon in the table below (which sends an email to firstname.lastname@example.org) and email us the following 5 pieces of information: 1) Domain you want to add the SSL certificate to, 2) The number of years for the SSL certificate (1, 2, or 3 years), 3) a CSR (Certificate Signing Request) from the current hosting provider, 4) The Hosting environment you are installing the SSL Certificate on and 5) Daytime phone number for us to contact you to process your order via a credit card. The install fee would not apply in this case since we only install SSL certificates on our own site.
Standard SSL Certificates below are for 1 domain. Wildcard SSL certificates cover unlimited number of sub-domains. SSL Certificates below come with a $250,000 warranty.