What is Domain Validation SSL Certificate

Domain Validated SSL Certificates are no-frills, encryption-only certificates. In order to get a Domain Validated SSL Certificate you just have to prove that you own the domain by responding to an email or phone call using the information in the WHOIS record of the domain. It’s easy. Your company doesn’t have to be validated and no organization name is entered in the certificate. This is good and bad news. SSL Certificate

Advantages of Domain Validated SSL Certificates

Disadvantages of Domain Validated Certificates

So when should you use Domain Validated SSL Certificates? They work well in situations where you don’t need to assure your visitors or where there is little chance of a man-in-the-middle attack such as on an internal server , on a mail server or on your personal website.