Why does Bitdefender use own SSL Certificate on certain sites?



I was wondering why Bitdefender uses on certain sites its own Certificate and on other sites not?

I have attachet two examples --> on the site https://www.pcgameshardware.de/ it uses the sites SSL Certificate. But on https://jackpots.ch/ it uses Bitdefenders Certificate.



Best Answer

  • Alexandru_BD
    Alexandru_BD admin
    Answer ✓

    Hello @Fahron,

    The Bitdefender certificate is related to the Encrypted Web Scan feature. In most cases, on websites where it does not appear., it means that the website was added as an exception on our side, as we know it as a trusted website.

    Best regards.

    Premium Security & Bitdefender Endpoint Security Tools user