GlobalSign Introduces EV SSL to Managed SSL Service

March 6, 2009 by · Comments Off on GlobalSign Introduces EV SSL to Managed SSL Service 

Webmaster NewsLONDON, UK – GlobalSign Ltd., one of the longest established Certification Authorities (CA) and specialists in SSL Certificate security, today announced an anticipated update to its Managed SSL Service to enable the immediate issuance of Extended Validation (EV) SSL Certificates. The updated service reduces the need for organisations to purchase EV SSL through retail channels, which often have long vetting processes for each individual application – typically leading to higher costs and inconvenience for enterprises with multiple Certificate requirements.

GlobalSign’s Managed SSL Service offers significant cost and time savings for organisations managing any number of SSL Certificates and was launched as a solution for easy management of multiple SSL Certificates (even for complex, distributed organisations). The web based (or API based) service works on the principle of GlobalSign pre-vetting the organisation and its domains to an EV standard. The pre-vetted EV information may then be used to issue any SSL Certificate instantly. The service can issue two types of SSL Certificate, both are issued from GlobalSign’s cryptographically strong 2048 bit SHA-1 root Certificate: Read more