SSL certificate for email server
Question asked by JOHNNY LE - 1/17/2014 at 11:50 AM
I am confuse about which domain to buy for SSL certificate for our company email server.
Currently, we have a website and got a SSL Cert for Our email server domain are and for POP/SMTP.
So in order to setup a SSL for our email server, what is the (sub-)domain that I should buy? Thanks alots for your time. Johnny Le

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Derek Curtis Replied
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The ideal certificate type for your situation would be a wildcard certificate. This basically means you can secure * So, a wildcard cert would cover,, and with a single certificate purchase.
All that being said, depending on the company you purchased the original certificate from, if you contact them back you should be able to get a refund for the cert you purchased for and then purchase a wildcard. Most SSL companies I've dealt with are pretty forgiving - especially if you purchase a replacement cert - and a more expensive one at that - from them.
Derek Curtis
SmarterTools Inc.
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