SSL Tools

We have the tools to help you solve an SSL problem

They say a craftsman is only as good as his tools, and SSL is no different. Whether you're generating or decoding a CSR, installing a certificate or configuring a server, there are a lot of moving parts and things to consider. Sometimes steps get skipped or small things are missed. It's important to have the right tools to help check your work and ensure you're maximizing your investment.

Fortunately, is here to help. Think of this as your SSL tool box—like a tall, red Craftsman five drawer tool box full of shiny new SSL tools. And don't forget, our friendly SSL experts are standing by 24/7, throughout the global workday to assist you with any questions or concerns.

A Tool for Every Problem

There's no task too tall for these SSL tools. They can help you:

  • Generate Certificate Signing Requests (CSR)
  • Decode Certificate Signing Requests (CSR)
  • Decode SSL certificates
  • Verify SSL certificates are installed properly
  • Match SSL certificates, Private Keys and CSR
  • Convert SSL certificate to a compatible format
  • Check for Insecure Links on your website
Generate CSR

Generate CSR Tool

Quickly Generate a Certificate Signing Request & Private Key

The Generate CSR tool helps you generate your Certificate Signing Request and Private Key right in your browser, as opposed to trying to generate one on your server using console commands. Generate CSR
CSR Decoder

CSR Decoder Tool

Decode a CSR to make sure that the information contained is correct

The CSR Decoder tool decodes a Certificate Signing Request instantly. This is perfect if you’re managing multiple orders or just performing due diligence before sending your CSR to the issuing Certificate Authority. Decode CSR
Certificate Decoder

Certificate Decoder Tool

Verify the information in an SSL Certificate is Correct

The Certificate Decoder tool automatically decodes any SSL Certificate. The decoder works with PFX, DER, or PEM encoded SSL Certificate and confirms all the information contained within is accurate. Decode Certificate
SSL Checker

SSL Checker Tool

Verify that an SSL Certificate′s Installation was Successful

The SSL Checker tool verifies what type of certificate is installed, its Common name, validity, server type, certificate chaining, and more. A quick check with this tool indicates installation succeeded or tells you what went wrong. Check SSL
Cert Key Matcher

Certificate Key Matcher

Match Your SSL Certificate, CSR & Private Key Pairs

The Certificate Key Matcher tool confirms that your CSR file or Private Key actually matches your SSL certificate. This is useful for orders that include multiple certificates as well as renewals. Match Your Keys
SSL Converter

SSL Converter Tool

Convert your SSL Certificate to any Format

The SSL Converter tool, as the name suggests, converts the format of an SSL certificate to ensure that a server will accept it. Certificate Authorities (CA) sometimes issue certificates in an incompatible format. This tools fixes that problem. Convert Files
Why No Padlock

Why No PadLock?

Check for Insecure Links on your Domain

The Why No PadLock? tool checks any URL to ensure no insecure links are found on the site. Insecure links will cause the security padlock associated with SSL to display incorrectly or not display at all. Check Insecure Links
CAA Record Generator

CAA Record Generator

State your Preferred Certificate Authority

Our Certification Authority Authorization (CAA) Record Generator Tool generates the proper DNS record to specify your preferred Certificate Authority for a wide number of DNS servers. It’s easy and it takes just a couple of minutes. Generate Now

A Quick Word About Our Powerful SSL Tools

The SSL tools were developed in a way that saves time and headaches. You can use the SSL Tools to solve just about any SSL Certificate-related errors, help with Certificate generation, CSR generation, and to verify, decode and convert file formats in just a few simple clicks.

These SSL Tools – like SSL Checker, CSR Decoder, Certificate Decoder, Certificate Key Matcher, SSL Converter, CSR Generated & Why No PadLock? – are supported by most platforms. Just make sure you have JavaScript enabled in your web browser.

Our primary goal is was to simply the SSL experience while removing much of the guesswork that comes with generation, installation and configuration. SSL Tools can literally save the day when you're in a pinch. So go ahead and bookmark this page. Your trusty old SSL toolbox is here for when you need it.

For any comments, suggestions or technical assistance, please email your technical support contact.