SSL – Secure Sockets Layer is a global standard web security technology that enables encrypted communication between a web server and a web browser. An SSL certificate is a type of digital certificate that provides authentication for a website, enabling an encrypted connection. These certificates indicate the users that the web service host demonstrated is under the ownership of the domain and it is safe for the users to use. When the SSL is installed on a web server, it triggers the padlock, the https protocol and ensures a secure connection.
It is used by millions of online businesses of all scales and sectors and individuals to secure the sensitive data like Logins credentials, Financial information (credit/debit card numbers, pin codes, OTPs, bank account, UPI id), Personal data (Name, address, social security numbers, DOB, Contact numbers), Legal documents, Contracts and ID proofs (Passport, Pan card or Aadhar card), Proprietary information, Client list, and Medical Records from being tampered by the hackers, stolen or misused by the identity thieves, scammers and malware injections. In addition, the SSL allows for private communication between two or more intended parties.
This SSL has become mandatory for the websites from 2017 and its best advised to have your website protected and avoid any future risk. Tech Savvys team provides you with an SSL certificate and ensures security is induced into your website.
Based on the type of your domain, number of domains and subdomains owned, there is a wide range of SSL certificates to choose from, here are the types,