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201403 - VeriSign / Symantec transition: final phase

In 2010, Symantec bought the entire authentication activity of VeriSign.
In April 2012 we announced the modification of the name of the products and trust seals provided by the authority.

From April 2014, Symantec trust seal will evolve to get to its definitive form.

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The new logo won't be "Powered by VeriSign" anymore but "Powered by Symantec".

What do I need to do to get the new logo?

Nothing. The transition is automated.

I did not install my trust seal. Where do I get it?

You can go on Symantec website in order to download and install your trust seal?

Why installing a trust seal?

Displaying a trust seal on you website pages indicates webusers that it has been verified and is secured by a trusted third part. it helps boosting your trustworthiness and supports your e-business activity.

The seal, provided for free along with Symantec SSL certificates, has interesting options as well:

  • Seal in Search: the seal appears next to your website in the web browsers results (your site then appears differently than your competitors' and is pointed out among numerous results)

  • Daily anti-malware scan: each day a robot analyzes your web site to make sure it has not been infected by malware (having a heads-up can prevent your website to be blacklisted by Google and other browsers)

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