Managed SSL service supporting certificates from leading suppliers.
Secure Sockets Layer, frequently referred to as SSL is a cryptographic protocol that provides communications security over a computer network.
The CenturyLink SSL Service provides nine options of commercially available SSL certificates listed below. Each solution is designed to provide site security based on client’s needs, with up to 256-bit encryption strength.
CenturyLink is responsible for the licensing, installation, administration, maintenance and support for the supported SSL certificates.
Supported Operating Systems include various versions of Microsoft Windows Server and Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
CenturyLink provides the following as part of the service:
SSL is used is to keep sensitive information sent across the internet encrypted so that only the intended recipient can understand it.
In addition to encryption, SSL certificates also provides authentication. This means clients can be sure that information is being sent to the correct server.
The Managed SSL service from CenturyLink is ideal for clients who wish to outsource the management of this service and have their IT staff focus on more strategic activities.