List of Banned Countries Obtaining SSL Certificate:
Hopefully you already know about SSL & that is why you are here. But if you don’t know, here is a single line of overview with plain English: SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) declares a green signal & tells the visitors, the connection is Secured between visitor’s browser & website owner’s server.
Anyway, Certification Authority has restricted the following countries from obtaining SSL for some reason.
- Cote d’Ivoire
- Democratic Republic of Congo
- North Korea
- Sierra Leone
- South Sudan
- Syrian Arab Republic
If you found your or your client’s country in this list and wondering why these countries isn’t valid for obtaining SSL then here is a quick explanation (summery) of it. Those countries are experiencing a Political unrest for a long time, lack of security travelling in their countries, etc.