- Enables provision of Secure Sockets Layer encryption
and business authentication to Web business customers through using
WildCard certificates, but without the need to issue unique digital
certificates to each hosted customer. When a client checks the host
name in this certificate, it uses a shell expansion procedure to see
if it matches.
WildCard certificates work only within one domain level.
- Used in:
- Hosting plans
- Platform dependence:
- Platform independent