What type of certificates are available?

In the following table, is a list of certificate types that will be available from the beginning. This list will be updated if more types become available.

Type Description
   
SSL Certificate Secures a single domain. This will be the default and the most common.
Wildcard SSL Certificate Secures domain and unlimited sub-domains of that domain. Warning: If a server with a wildcard certificate installed is compromised, you have to replace the private key and certificate on all the servers. Also please note this type is not supported by Penn State WebAccess.
Multi-Domain SSL Certificate Secure multiple Fully Qualified domains on a single certificate. Similar to the wildcard certificate, however all the names don't have to be in the same sub-domain. This is sometimes refered to as a "SAN" certificate. Also please note this type is not supported by Penn State WebAccess.
InCommon UCC Multi-Domain SSL Secure multiple Fully Qualified domains on a single certificate. Specifically designed for use with Microsoft Exchange and Microsoft Office Communications servers. Also please note this type is not supported by Penn State WebAccess.

 

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