Has anyone heard of any cases where SSL Certificate insurance - sometimes called "warranty" or "liability protection" has actually been paid out? Or is that just a marketing scam?
Godaddy (under "All certificates include"):
Up to USD 1 million liability protection
ssls.com (last blue square):
Q: What does warranty mean?
A: If data transmitted via a secure connection is stolen, Comodo will pay a lump warranty sum to the victim of such fraud. But really, cracking a 128- or 256-bit cert is absolutely impossible.