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COMODO® SGC Wildcard SSL Certificates Have Been Discontinued.

Comodo has discontinued the SGC Wildcard SSL Certificate. If you have an existing issued certificate it will continue to function until it's expiry, however, all new orders have been ceased.

Please select one of the brands below to view alternate types of SSL certificates :

Symantec

GeoTrust

Thawte

Rapid SSL

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 WarrantyWarranty $250,000
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Secure multiple Subdomains with a single Comodo SGC Wildcard SSL Certificate. Server Gated Cryptography (SGC) enabled certificates upgrade the encryption capabilities of older browsers from 40-bit encryption into full 128/256 bit encryption - ensuring your website protects and is trusted by the highest number of internet users possible.

For organizations hosting a single domain name but with different sub-domains (e.g. secure.comodo.com, www.comodo.com, accounts.comodo.com), the SGC Wildcard SSL Certificate is a cost effective and efficient means of securing all sub-domains without the need to manage multiple certificates.

Unlike other providers, we do not double, triple, or spike the price of your Certificate for every additional license! Each certificate comes with unlimited server licensing included in the price - meaning you are free to install it on as many physical servers as you wish.

Comodo SGC Wildcard certificates are the professional solution to securing your web server and carry a warranty of $250,000.

Convenience of a single Certificate:

Whether you are large company or a web host, the benefits of a Comodo SGC Wildcard Certificate are apparent. Through a single SSL Certificate you can secure as many sub - domains belonging to a specified domain name as you can use. For example, a single Comodo SGC Wildcard Certificate for *.comodogroup.com can be used for:

  • secure.comodogroup.com
  • products.comodogroup.com
  • login.comodogroup.com
  • anything-you-can-think-of.comodogroup.com

A Comodo SGC Wildcard Certificate ensures that you need not worry about the technical efforts, cost and time involved in managing multiple Certificates on your server.


Speed of Issuance & Validation Levels:

Thanks to the revolutionary capabilities of IdAuthority, the identity assurance provider, Comodo Wildcard SGC certificates are delivered to you faster than any other provider whilst adhering to the same stringent, two step validation process. The result is a highly trusted Certificate that does not undermine consumer confidence with the SSL protocol.


Price:

Comodo SGC certificates are one the most cost effective Wildcard SGC Certificate available today with a warranty level to cover the needs of all professional websites. To help customers avoid the hassle of renewing every year, we also offer discounted 2 and 3 year Certificates.


Coverage:

Your browser ubiquity is a key element when choosing an SSL provider. Comodo SGC Wildcard certificates are inherently trusted by over 99% of the current Internet population. Furthermore, SGC certificates upgrade the encryption level of older browsers from 40 bit or 56 bit into highly secure 128/256 bit SSL sessions. This means you to protect more of your customers at the highest levels of security than regular SSL certificates. This makes Comodo SGC Wildcard certificates as equally trusted as more expensive SGC certificates from Symantec.

Each SGC Wildcard Certificate comes with a FREE TrustLogo worth $119.00. Providing your customers with real-time identity assurance through convenient "point to verify" technology, TrustLogo enhances trust and confidence in your online identity and gives customers the confidence to buy from your site.

Features & Benefits

  • Full business validated certificate
  • Secure multiple sub-domains on a single domain name with one SSL Certificate
  • Enables 40 bit browsers to connect at full 128/256 bit security
  • Trusted by over 99% + Most popular mobile devices
  • $250,000 Warranty
  • Protect the most possible visitors with 128/256 bit encryption
  • US Toll Free telephone support
  • Email and web support
  • FREE HackerGuardian Vulnerability Scan
  • FREE Corner of Trust worth $119.00
  • Starting at only $137.25 CAD per year
  • Unlimited Re-issuance Policy
  • 30 day refund policy
  • Licensed for unlimited physical servers

Product Specification

  • Secure both non-www and WWW domain (FQDN)
  • Issued In 1 Week
  • Domain Validation
  • Domain Name Shown On Certificate Only
  • 256 bit, Automatic step-up (SGC) Encryption
  • 99% + Most popular mobile devices Browser Compatibile
  • Single Server - Additional server licenses may be purchased
  • Includes Site Seal
  • FREE self-service reissues during validity period

Server and Client OS Compatibility

Client OS: Mac OSX, Snow Leapord, Win 7, Vista, Xp, 2000, Linux Client OS.
Server OS : Windows Server 2008, 2003, 2000, Linux, UNIX, Solaris, Novell, etc.
Web Servers: Microsoft IIS 7, IIS6, Apache, Tomcat, IBM HTTP, Weblogic, Cobalt.
E-Mail Servers: Netscape Communicator 4.51+,Microsoft Outlook 99+,Microsoft Entourage (OS/X),Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0+,Qualcomm Eudora 6.2+,Lotus Notes (6+), etc.

Browser Compatibility

firefox Firefox 1+, 2+, 3+ ieIE 5+, 6+, 7+, 8+ operaOpera 7+
netscapNetscape 4+ aolAOL 5+ safariSafari

Mobile Browser Compatibility

  • Android (inclusion carrier specific)
  • Apple iPhone, iPod Safari
  • Microsoft Windows Mobile 5/6
  • Microsoft Windows CE 4.0
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer Pocket PC 2003
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer Smartphone 2003
  • RIM Blackberry 4.3.0
  • Major Operators inc. Vodafone, Orange, AT&T


  • NTT / DoCoMo
  • SoftBank Mobile
  • KDDI
  • Brew
  • PalmOS 5.x
  • Netfront 3.0+
  • Opera 4.10+
  • Openwave mobile browser 6.20+
  • Major Handset providers SonyEricsson, Nokia

The EV SSL Certificate Validation Process

The goal of the validation process is to ensure that consumers have a way to authenticate legitimate sites from phishing sites. The increased trust and consumer protection offered by EV certificates necessarily involves a more rigorous validation process. This new procedure has been established by the industry group, CA/B Forum. Some basic requirements that a business needs to conform to obtain an EV SSL certificate include (but are not limited to):

  • Legal status as a company created by government filing
  • Registration number of incorporation
  • Place of business is in same jurisdiction (e.g. country) as place of business registration
  • Organization name
  • Business name
  • Full address and main phone number of place of business

Comodo Security Services Validation Contact Details:

  • If you are emailing validation documentation please send to docs@comodogroup.com stating your order number within the email.
  • You can fax your validation documentation to the below number stating your order number on the pages.
  • US Fax for validation docs: +1 866 831 5837 or +1 866 261 8895
  • Europe Fax for validation docs: + 44.(0)161.877.1767
    Please note that you will only be required to submit either or both of the aboveif requested during the enrollment process.
  • For an update on the progress of your application please email
    docs-enquiries@comodogroup.com
    stating your Order Number and requesting an update.

About Comodo®

Comodo SSL certificates are the quickest and most cost effective way for any online businesses looking to protect customer transactions with high assurance SSL security. Comodo offers cheap SSL certificates for small to medium business.

Comodo® SGC Wildcard SSL

Secure your domain and unlimited sub-domains with a single SGC wildcard. SGC capability upgrades the encryption levels of older browsers from 40 bit into full 128/256 bit encryption.