GlobalSign Comparison

GlobalSign offers a simplified range of SSL Certificates fitting neatly into the three newly defined SSL classes of Domain Validation (DomainSSL) issued in 5 minutes or less, Organization Validation (OrganizationSSL) and Extended Validation (EV SSL - ExtendedSSL) activating the green address bars in next generation browsers.

DomainSSL OrganizationSSL ExtendedSSL
For customers requiring ... One or volume individual SSL Certificates One or volume individual SSL Certificates One or volume individual SSL Certificates
Activates Browser Padlock Yes Yes Yes
Activates Browser Green Address Bar in IE, Firefox, Opera, Chrome and Safari No No

Green Bar

Yes

Gives strong SGC Security Yes Yes Yes
Encryption Strength 128 minimum to 256 bit. Issued from 2048 bit SHA-1 Root Certificate Authority 128 minimum to 256 bit. Issued from 2048 bit SHA-1 Root Certificate Authority 128 minimum to 256 bit. Issued from 2048 bit SHA-1 Root Certificate Authority
Vetting Requirements Domain Authentication Organization Authentication Extended Validation Organization Authentication
Validity Period 1-5 years 1-5 years 1-2 years
Issuance Speed 5 minutes 1-2 Business days 3-4 Business days
Secured by GlobalSign Site Seal SSL Seal SSL Seal SSL Seal
Unlimited Reissuance’s / Replacements Yes Yes Yes
Underwritten Warranty $10,000 $100,000 $250,000
GlobalSign Certificate Center Account Yes Yes Yes
Free Support Yes Yes Yes
All Browser Support Yes Yes Yes
Mobile Device Support Yes Yes Yes
Free Installation Healthcheck Yes Yes Yes