Warranties of certificates VeriSign have crossed amount of one million dollars. It is the first vendor which offers all products with a million dollars security.
Warranty is becoming one of the main elements of certificate and might be a strong argument during purchasing process to choose the right product. It is a type of insurance - if in some case the product would work in improper way and the vendor would be responsible for that, the CA paid compensation. The warranty amount it is also a way for vendors to show how reliable the certificate is: the higher amount - the greater commitment to the efficiency of solutions.
Certificate Authorities are increasing the warranties more often nowadays - in the beginning of this August we informed about new warranties GeoTrust decided to launch. However the million dollar warranty had involved only selected products of Network Solutions and Comodo.
VeriSign - still one of the best recognized vendors - as the first company has crossed the million dollar warranty amount.
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