AutoSSL is going to change how webmasters secure data transferred to and from their sites. For the longest time SSL was an additional expense that many webmasters chose to forego as it wasn’t required for the operation of their websites. The time when not having SSL is the norm for most sites is coming to an end. Generally SSL has been reserved for usage by those that send or receive private information such as your name, address, email address, and phone number or even your credit card information.
Google and other search engines are already giving preferable ranking to sites with SSL. For quite some time we’ve offered Let’s Encrypt to our customers so that everybody has access to freely accessible SSL for any site they wish. cPanel has taken this a step further and created what they refer to as AutoSSL. AutoSSL generates and installs a domain validated SSL certificate on all active domains on a server that are not already protected with SSL. Read more