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Extended Validation (EV) for SSL Certificates

EV, or Extended Validation Certificates require the highest level of validation, and provide the most robust trust indicators of any SSL Certificates. The below articles will walk you through the process of completing Extended Validation for an SSL Certificate.

  • Enrollment Form Requirements for EV SSL Certificate

    The first requirement for getting an Extended Validation SSL certificate might just be the easiest. You simply fill out the...
  • Organization Authentication Requirements for EV SSL

    The next requirement in the Extended Validation process is called Organization Authentication. This is the point where the Certificate Authority...
  • Operational Existence Requirements for EV SSL

    The next requirement for an Extended Validation SSL certificate is proving Operational Existence. The CA must confirm that your company...
  • Physical Address Verification Requirements for EV SSL Certificates

    The Physical Address requirement for an Extended Validation SSL Certificate is just what it sounds like—you have to prove your...
  • Telephone Verification Requirements for EV SSL Certificates

    Telephone Verification is yet another requirement for an Extended Validation SSL Certificate. You must have an active telephone number listed...
  • Domain Authentication Requirements for EV SSL

    The Domain Authentication requirement for an Extended Validation SSL Certificate is a fairly straightforward one. The Certificate Authority simply confirms...
  • Final Verification Call Requirements for EV SSL/TLS Certificates

    The Final requirement for Extended Validation SSL Certificates is the Verification Call. The Certificate Authority must speak with you or...
  • How Your Company Name Will Appear in the EV Bar

    When you purchase an Extended Validation SSL certificate it activates a unique visual indicator: the green address bar. From now...
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