Manager 2.2 is Here!

We’re proud to announce the release of version 2.2 of Manager. This is the latest version of our powerful, free Manager utility, with a variety of tools designed to make management of SSL certificates easy. Users can request, validate, install and inspect their » Continue Reading.

What Is a CSR?

A certificate signing request (CSR) is an encoded message that contains a public key and other relevant information such as your common name, locality and SAN entries (if applicable). Once all of the desired information has been entered during the CSR generation process, the request is digitally » Continue Reading.

Get SSL on my website

There are four steps involved in procuring and installing a digital security certificate from These steps are: Purchase your SSL certificate Generate and submit a Certificate Signing Request (CSR) Validate your request Install your Certificate. Purchase Your SSL Certificate The first step is to » Continue Reading.

What is the Common Name?

Before you can enroll for an SSL Server Certificate, you must generate a Certificate Signing Request (CSR) from your web server software. During the creation of the CSR, the following fields must be entered: Organization (O), Organizational Unit (OU), Country (C), State (S), Locality (L), and Common Name » Continue Reading.