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Certificate Authority (CA)
A Certificate Authority or CA is an entity that issues digital certificates.  (ex. GeoTrust is a CA)
Certificate Signing Request (CSR)
A Certificate Signing Request or CSR, is a block of encrypted text that is generated by a server...
Decryption
Decryption is the process of converting encrypted information or ciphertext back to its original...
Domain Validation (DV)
Domain Validation or EV is a method of issuing SSL certificates. In most cases DV SSL are issued...
Encryption
Encryption is the process of encoding messages or information in such a way that eavesdroppers or...
Extended Validation (EV)
Extended Validation or EV is a type of SSL certificate issued by a certificate authority (CA)...
Server Gated Cryptography (SGC)
Server Gated Cryptography or SGC is a type of SSL certificate that protects users with old...
Subject Alternative Names (SAN)
Subject Alternate Names or SAN’s allow you to specify a list of host names to be protected by a...