As a leading global certificate authority, Thawte provides online security trusted by millions around the world. Expert support, robust authentication practices, and easy online management make Thawte the best value for SSL certificates and code signing certificates. Thawte-branded certificates benefit from the strength and reliability of the Symantec authentication infrastructure. Because SSL is our core business, we constantly improve our products to deliver the tools and features our customers want and need. Continuous investment in research and development keeps our practice standard among the highest in the industry and helps us stay well ahead of evolving security risks. Our data centers and disaster recovery sites provide unsurpassed customer data protection.

Why Choose Thawte SSL?

Thawte's combination of digital certificate products, uncompromised infrastructure, global reputation, security track record and world-class customer support make Thawte the world's best value in online protection. Protect your data, safeguard your business, and translate trust to your customers with high-assurance digital certificates from Thawte, the world's first international specialist in online security.

  • World's First International Certificate Authority As the world's first international Certificate Authority, Thawte has a proven track record of providing world-class security to customers in 190 countries, creating customer confidence with local-language trust seals, and enabling more people to navigate the web securely in their own language since 1995.
  • Over 400,000+ site owners Businesses worldwide are on the Rapid SSL platform with products ranging from SSL certificates to our award winning Web Security Platform. Our certs are supported on 99.9% of web browsers, iPhones & mobile devices. Thawte delivers an easy and efficient usage experience, from product selection, to certificate management, to expert, customer support.
  • SSL Expertise Unlike many other SSL vendors, digital certificates are our core business – we don't focus on anything else. That's why Thawte is the global SSL expert, offering a full range of SSL products, including EV, OV, DV, Wildcard and SAN SSL certificates to customers worldwide Our Trusted Site Seal, available in 18 languages, is known for its distinctive, dated timestamp – providing visual proof that your site can be trusted.
  • Top-Notch SSL Support Find your answers in our Knowledgebase. Submit a ticket via email to our outstanding support team or request a quote from our sales team. Live Chat with a friendly Web security expert.