SSL Certificate Checker

Verify the SSL certificate on your web server for its validity. Our tool also provide informations like Issued Date, Expiry Date and the status of it.

SSL Certificate
Validity
Issued Date
Expiry Date
Days Remaining

Issued To
Common Name(CN)
Organization(O)

Issued By
Common Name(CN)
Organization(O)
Location
Finger Print
Finger Print256
Serial Number
SANS
Last 10 Test Results

Validate your SSL certificate


Is your website secure?

Ascertain whether you have a valid SSL certificate and that the use of your website is secure.

Eliminate errors and security gaps

By using the detailed SSL certificate overview provided by Atatus, you can detect when it has expired and reduce security threats.

Quick validation

Detects faulty installation, retrieves time, name and validity and other information regarding your SSL certificate and displays the result.

FAQs about SSL Certificate Checker

What is an SSL certificate?

In an SSL Certificate, an organization's details are bound to a cryptographic key. By using the padlock and the HTTPS protocol, it enables a secure connection from a web server to a browser. It is common to use SSL to secure credit card transactions, data transfers, and logins. Social media sites are also using SSL for security.

What type of encryption does SSL use?

The SSL protocol makes use of RSA's asymmetric and symmetric encryption algorithms, where asymmetric encryption helps establish a secure client-server connection and symmetric encryption helps with exchanging secure information over an existing secured session, also known as an SSL handshake.

What is the importance of the SSL certificate?

  1. Authentication - It ensures you are connecting to the right server
  2. Encryption - Ensures data transmission security (i.e., server to server, browser to the server, apps to the server, etc.).
  3. Data integrity - Validates whether the data requested or submitted is the data delivered. The data between your clients and servers will not be modified during transit.
  4. SEO ranking - Google has announced SSL certificates as a ranking factor, so if you have an SSL certificate, it could improve your search ranking.

How do you check if my website has SSL?

There are two ways to see if your website has an SSL certificate

  1. In the URL of your website, check to see if HTTPS is included. If it is, your website has an SSL certificate.
  2. Alternatively, you can use the free SSL Certificate Checker tool. Enter the domain name, click on it, scan my site, and the results will appear.
Do SSL certificates expire?

Yes, when an SSL certificate's validity expires, the certificate becomes invalid. SSL certificates typically have a validity period of 1 to 2 years.

How do I know when my SSL expires?

With the free SSL certificate checker, you can determine whether the certificate is valid. There is no need to download any software to use it.

Can I monitor SSL certificate consistently?

Yes, you can monitor your website's SSL certificate with Synthetic Monitoring offered by Atatus. It provides in-depth metrics by validating your SSL certficate with a detailed report.

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