Reference Books and Articles

Useful Articles and Posts on Website Security

SSL Certificates - setting up HTTPS made easy (PDF version - 800 KB)

A concise guide focussed on getting certificate generation and installation done as quickly & painlessly as possible. This book also explains the benefits of SSL Certificates including those not linked to website security. It also contains all the info and pointers you need to know before setting up HTTPS access.

Third-party SSL setup on popular Web Hosting

  • GoDaddy - GoDaddy allows third-party SSL certificate installs on some of its products.
  • BlueHost - BlueHost allows third-party SSL certificate installs on some of its products.
  • HostGator - HostGator allows third-party SSL certificate installs on some of its products.
  • ZenCommerce - Zencommerce allows third-party SSL certificate installs on the e-commerce stores hosted with them.
  • AWS Certificate Manager - If you need to use non-EC2 AWS services then you need to use Amazon Certificate Manager.
  • Microsoft Azure - Microsoft Azure allows third-party SSL certificate installation.