Maximum Certificate Validity

Aug 31, 2020


This article covers the allowed validity periods for SSL and Digital Certificates issued by GlobalSign.

Product Validity Periods

Product Maximum Validity
AlphaSSL 13 Months
DomainSSL 13 Months
ExtendedSSL 13 Months
OrganizationSSL 13 Months
CloudSSL 13 Months
PersonalSign 1 39 Months
PersonalSign 2 39 Months
PersonalSign 2 Pro 39 Months
PersonalSign 2 Department 39 Months
PersonalSign 3 39 Months
Adobe AATL 39 Months
Code Signing 39 Months
EV Code Signing 39 Months
Qualified Certificates 13 Months

What is the maximum validity for SSL Certificates?

Starting September 1, 2020, the maximum validity for all newly issued or reissued publicly trusted SSL/TLS orders will be 13 months (or 397 days) - this includes QWACs (Qualified Website Authentication Certificates).

Click here for our resources on why the CA/B Forum Baseline Requirements changed the maximum validity of a Certificate.

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