There are now a number of Certificate Authorities (CAs), fully trusted in Mozilla products, that offer FREE SSL server certs. There really is no more excuse for people to use self-issued certs when they can get completely valid ones for free.
- StartCom only provides service to individuals, not business or non-profit entities. Mkirkland 14:45, 8 July 2008 (PDT)
(need URLs here.)
https://cert.startcom.org/ provides Class 1 domain and email validated certificates SSL/TLS server and S/MIME client certificates free of charge, but only to individuals.