GeoTrust True BusinessID Wildcard certificate

An SSL Wildcard is representative of a star certificate. It is a general type of SSL certificate which can secure all subdomains under one primary domain. GeoTrust True BusinessID Wildcard certificate cuts the costs to buying individual SSL certificates and, last but not least, saves time installing and managing the certificates. Thanks to its licence, the certificate can be used on an unlimited number of servers.

  • Secures all subdomains
  • Trustworthy for 99.9% of browsers
  • Unlimited server licence
  • Full organization validation
  • 30-day money-back guarantee
  • 1-3 year validity
  • GeoTrust Site Seal
  • Free certificate reissue
  • $1 250 000 Netsure warranty
  • Customer support in English

Recommended certificate usage

This SSL certificate can be used when more subdomains need to be secured on more servers using just one SSL certificate. A perfect way to use it is for special website projects, for example on a server with more services, at webhosting providers, or in services with a lot of subdomains, such as structured e-shops or product and price comparison websites.

GeoTrust True BusinessID Wildcard price list

1 year 2 years 3 years Order
Price per year / CA / you save
$349.00 / $688 / 49.3%
$305.00 / $1307 / 53.3%
$290.67 / $1248 / 30.1%
Price per year / CA / you save
$349.00 / $688 / 49.3%
$305.00 / $1307 / 53.3%
$290.67 / $1248 / 30.1%

Prices listed excl. VAT.

  • Certificate detail
  • More domain support (SAN/UC)
  • Validation and issuance time
  • Validity and renewal

Displaying the certificate in a browser

All these certificates are fully trustworthy and website visitors are not bothered by any messages about untrustworthiness. In a web browser, the information about secured communication is displayed in the address bar by thelock icon and by the letter "s" next to the http protocol. By clicking the lock you can verify the site operator and the certificate publisher. More information about displaying the certificate in a browser.

displaying the certificate GeoTrust True BusinessID Wildcard in a browser adress bar
Details of certificate GeoTrust True BusinessID Wildcard in a browser

More domain security support

The SSL certificate secures all subdomains of the primary domain listed in the certificate. The primary domain cannot be changed during the validity period and the domain is listed in star form * in the certificate.

Alternative names
After issuing, the certificate contains two alternative subject names: * a

The certificate is valid both for every subdomain and for the primary second-level domain. No additional alternative names can be added to the certificate.

Validation process

The SSL certificate issue process is fully manual and means validation of the owner of the domain for which the SSL certificate will be issued, validation of the organization of the certificate applicant and telephone verification of the contact person. Organizationdata is checked in theCommercial Register and organization contact data inpublic phone books. Final validation is performed by phone withthe authorization person listed in the order.
If the certificate authority cannot find certain information publicly, it requests an additional form validation. The time to issue the certificate increases by the time needed to make additional verifications.

Certificate issuance time

If you enter a correct CSR file to your order and make the payment, the validation and issuance process of your SSL certificate is generally finished in a couple of business days.

Certificate validity

The SSL certificate is valid from the date when its validation is finished and the certificate is issued. The validity period runs from this date for the period (years) selected in the SSL certificate order.

Certificate reissue

You can have your certificate reissued (if, for example, you delete your private key) any time and FREE, if necessary. For successful reissuing of the certificate it is necessary to supply a new CSR file which contains the same data as the original order.

Certificate renewal (RENEW)

SSL certificate renewal process can be started 90 days before the end of the validity period. Don't worry about losing the remaining time of the certificate validity. This period will be added to the renewed certificate and the unused days will be rounded up to months. The remaining period can be added only when you order the SSL certificate renewal and pay for it at least 17 days before expiration.

Certificate seal display

Information about security on your website can be supported by displaying the seal generated by the GeoTrust certificate authority. It is a dynamic image from which the user can immediately recognize that the site is secured by an SSL certificate. By clicking the seal, it is possible to verify all the information about the certificate authority and the SSL certificate validity. You can select one of three graphic variants of the seal. We strongly recommend using the seal on your website!

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