Compare Wildcard SSL Certificates
Simplify certificate management with the convenience of a Wildcard certificate. Secure unlimited subdomains on unlimited servers with a single certificate.
A Wildcard certificate for *.domain.com allows you to secure:
- and any other subdomains within domain.com
Whether you need a certificate in minutes or you want to assure users of your business identity,
we have the Wildcard solution for you!
|When you need...||Strong business-level security for all subdomains||Encryption for all subdomains, in minutes|
|Price 1 year $USD|
|Issuance Time||Most certificates issued in one day||Most certificates issued in minutes|
Strong Organization Validation (OV)
Fast Domain Validation (DV)
|SSL certificate management console||✓||✓|
|Up to 256-bit Encryption||✓||✓|
|Wildcard functionality / unlimited subdomains||✓||✓|
|UC/Subject Alternative Name (SAN) multi-domain support**||Up to 24 SAN can be added to secure different domains or multi-level subdomains||Up to 24 SAN can be added to secure multi-level subdomains within the same domain|
|Base Domain Provided as Free SAN**||✓**||✓**|
|Warranty||$1.25M USD||$500K USD|
|Validity options||1-2 years||1-2 years|
|99+% browser compatibility||✓||✓|
|Free SSL Expert Support||✓||✓|
|Server Licenses per Certificate**||Unlimited**||Unlimited**|
|Mobile Device Compatibility||✓||✓|
True BusinessID Wildcard and QuickSSL Premium Wildcard certificates for *.domain.com also secure domain.com (domain.com is added as a free SAN). The base domain is added as a free SAN for wildcard certificate domains without subdomains (e.g., added for *.domain.com, but not added for *.payments.domain.com).
** Prices, server licenses per certificate, and certificate management are different for GeoTrust Enterprise Security Center customers. Visit the GeoTrust TrueFlex solution page for more information on our enterprise solution.