The Hidden Costs of Self-Signed SSL Certificates

Provided by Symantec Corporation

Category SSL

Type White Paper

Length 8

Publish Date May 14 2012

Date posted April 24 2014


Even when business is booming, smart companies always have an eye on the bottom line. Security is not usually one of the first places companies look to trim expenses, but some IT professionals believe that they can easily lower costs by eliminating third-party SSLs from the budget equation. This paper from Thawte  explores the true TCO for self-signed SSL certificates and issues to consider before using self-signed certificates.

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