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What additional vulnerabilities can appear as a result of using Wildcard SSL-certificate?

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Wildcard-certificates can lead to additional security issues. Wildcard-certificate is a certificate that contains a server name as a possible name that contains the “*” asterisk symbol. It is stated in RFC 2818 specification, section 3.1. If the server certificate contains the

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What are the pros and cons of the Wildcard SSL Certificate?

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Wildcard SSL-certificates are designed to protect an unlimited number of sub domains on one domain name. This is very beneficial for many projects; however, this approach has its drawbacks. Wildcard-certificates are becoming affordable and more popular. In this article, we’ll reveal

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Wildcard SSL and SAN – what is the difference between the two SSL certificates?

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If you require an SSL-certificate, which is suitable for multiple domains, then you have two options: wildcard certificate or a SAN-certificate. To understand what kind of certificate better fits your needs, you would need to understand how they  are differ

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All about SSL

This site is dedicated to SSL-certificates. You will learn what is an SSL certificate, how to issue and reissue it. FAQ SSL will be useful for both novices and pros. SSL Knowledgebase contains sections on validation, trust logo, vulnerabilities, SSL-certificates differences by type (Wildcard, EV, DV, etc.), as well as many other things.