[thelist] eCommerce / Secure Cert / domain path question

Brian White - WebHostingSolutions.com bwhite at webhostingsolutions.com
Sat Jul 17 13:47:20 CDT 2010

At 11:33 AM -0700 7/17/10, Bill Moseley wrote:
>On Sat, Jul 17, 2010 at 11:19 AM, Brian White - WebHostingSolutions.com <
>bwhite at webhostingsolutions.com> wrote:
>  > You can get a secure cert that will work for *both* www and without www
>  > (that's what we do).
>SAN Certificates, right?    We don't use those (we buy a wild card and a
>root domain cert).   Not sure why our IT department does it that way --
>maybe lack of browser support at one point?  That would have been a long
>time ago.  More likely the wild card cert is more flexible since, unlike the
>SAN, you don't have to update the cert when adding a new domain -- which we
>do often.
>Bill Moseley
>moseley at hank.org

No, not SAN certs. "Normal" domain or organizational SSL certs. A few 
years or more ago browser support was somewhat of an issue, but not 
really anymore.


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