Comodo Group, Inc. is a privately held group of companies providing computer software and SSL digital certificates, based in Clifton, New Jersey.It has offices in the United Kingdom, Ukraine, Romania, China, India, Turkey and Salt Lake City, Utah.
The company was founded in 1998 in the United Kingdom, by Comodo CEO, Melih Abdulhayoğlu, a technologist and an entrepreneur. Comodo relocated to the United States in 2004. Comodo's product line is focused primarily on computer and internet security. The firm operates a Certificate Authority that issues SSL certificates, offers a computer security suite that includes antivirus and firewall protection and offers other web and network protection services.
Comodo's largest and most prominent business is as a Certificate Authority that sells SSL Certificates. As of June 1, 2013 the company had a 27% Market Share among Certificate Authorities, just second behind Symantec, according to W3Tech.com