Comodo's most popular certificate, EssentialSSL, is a no-frills, domain validated single domain SSL certificate with a static site seal. You get what you bargained for, which in most cases is exactly what you need.

Comodo EssentialSSL

Duration 1 year 2 years
Price/year 35.99 30.99 -14 %

Certificate Summary

’s review of this SSL certificate:

Comodo's EssentialSSL is in direct competition with its sibling PositiveSSL, which is much cheaper. If price dicates your choice, we suggest you opt for the latter. Otherwise, GlobalSign AlphaSSL with its dynamc site seal and Kinamo Cloud compatibility may be the best choice.

Kinamo’s rating:
  • Wildcard
  • Green address bar
  • Organisation details on certificate
  • Kinamo Cloud SSL compatible
  • Free mail, owa & autodiscover subdomains
  • Non-www domain secured for free

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Rated 3 stars, based on 10 votes


Warranty is the amount paid out by the certificate authority to a customer, should he take a financial loss due to a wrongly issued certificate. EssentialSSL carries a 10.000 $ warranty.

Single Domain

Comodo provides validation for a single fully qualified domain name with your EssentialSSL certificate.

Domain validation

Comodo checks domain ownership before issuing the certificate. Domain-validated certificates like EssentialSSL are usually issued in minutes.

Static Site Seal

A Static Site Seal is an image that serves as a visual proof that your website is secure. Site Seals increase visitor trust and drive sales conversions.

Unlimited server licenses

This certificate can be installed on an unlimited number of servers, allowing you to install it on load balancers, or on several independent websites, if you choose a wildcard or SAN certificate.


Comodo EssentialSSL

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