How do I renew an SSL certificate?
You’ll need to buy a new SSL. When your SSL certificate expires, it’s out of commission — you can’t “extend” it. Instead, you’ll need to replace it with a new SSL certificate, also called a “renewal” SSL certificate.
There are two main reasons why SSL certificates must be replaced every one year:
1. A new certificate ensures that the encryption used is up to the latest security standards.
2. It’s more difficult for hackers to compromise a key if it’s continually replaced.
How to install SSL on cPanel
This tutorial assumes that you’re working in the same cPanel hosting account where you created the certificate signing request (CSR) which you sent to the Certificate Authority (like Certum!) in exchange for the SSL/TLS certificate itself. This is ...
What is a Commercial SSL certificate?
A Commercial SSL certificate is a standard SSL certificate that secures a single domain name (e.g., www.example.com) or subdomain (e.g., blog.example.com). It requires domain validation, and the verification time is up to 1 hour. The certificate ...
Can I install an SSL certificate on multiple servers?
Yes, depending on the type of SSL certificate, you can install it on multiple servers. However, some SSL certificate providers may have specific licensing terms or limitations on the number of servers the certificate can be installed on. It's ...
How long does it take to issue an SSL certificate?
The time required to issue an SSL certificate varies depending on the type and the level of validation required. Generally, Commercial SSL certificates are issued within a few minutes to a few hours, while Trusted SSL certificates may take a few days ...
What is an SSL certificate and what are its benefits?
An SSL certificate is a digital certificate that establishes a secure connection between a website and its visitors. It ensures that all data transmitted between the web server and the user's browser is encrypted and protected from unauthorised ...