What is Comodo CA rebrands as Sectigo

Comodo CA (Certification Authority), our SSL certificate provider has changed their brand name to Sectigo CA as of November 2018.

Comodo CA has been our exclusive partner since December 2016. Comodo CA is the largest commercial SSL provider and has issued more than 100 million TLS/SSL certificates.

What has changed?

  1. Company and brand name.
  2. Trust logo image and snippet.
  3. The new Comodo site address is sectigo.com. SSL DCV and validation messages will eventually be sent from email addresses at sectigo.com.

This change does not affect the functionality of the existing SSL certificates or the certificates that are going to be issued. Please find more information below.


Should I do anything with my active Comodo CA certificate?

     No. There is no need to reissue or reinstall your SSL certificate.

Will Comodo CA be displayed as the certificate issuer in users’ web browsers?

     Yes. Comodo CA will remain as the Certificate Authority shown in browsers until the new Root and Intermediate Certificates are established under the new name.

Will legacy Comodo CA trusted Roots and Intermediate certificates remain trusted?

     Yes. Comodo Root and Intermediate certificates will remain trusted until their expiration date.