Why Thawte

Thawte's combination of digital certificate products, uncompromised infrastructure, global reputation, security track record and world-class customer support make Thawte the world's best value in online protection. Protect your data, safeguard your business, and translate trust to your customers with high-assurance digital certificates from Thawte, the world's first international specialist in online security.

World's First International Certificate Authority

As the world's first international Certificate Authority, Thawte has a proven track record of providing world-class security to customers in 190 countries, creating customer confidence with local-language trust seals, and enabling more people to navigate the web securely in their own language since 1995.

SSL Expertise

Unlike many other SSL vendors, digital certificates are our core business – we don't focus on anything else. That's why Thawte is the global SSL expert, offering a full range of SSL products, including EV, OV, DV, Wildcard and SAN SSL certificates to customers worldwide Our Trusted Site Seal, available in 18 languages, is known for its distinctive, dated timestamp – providing visual proof that your site can be trusted.

Experience You Can Rely On

Thawte delivers an easy and efficient usage experience, from product selection, to certificate management, to expert, customer support. Our Thawte Certificate Center streamlines your certificate management process by enabling you to keep track of all your certificates in one place, and easily renew, revoke, and reissue from one central location.
We take pride in being a global company and look forward to serving our clients, no matter where in the world their business takes them.

corporate office

The Gateway
Century Lane
Century City, 7441
Cape Town
South Africa

Postal Address:
P O Box 15986
Panorama 7500
Cape Town
South Africa

Call: +353 1 793 9141
Fax: +27 21 819 2950