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Validation status

GET https://www.digicert.com/services/v2/order/certificate/{{order_id}}/validation

Use this endpoint to get the validation status of an order. Response data varies depending on the type of certificate and the status of the validation components.

Example requests and responses

Path parameters

Name

Req/Opt

Type

Description

order_id

required

string

Order ID.

Response parameters

Name

Type

Description

order_id

string

Order ID.

order_status

string

Status of the order. See Glossary – Order status

organization_id

string

Organization ID.

organization_name

string

Organization name.

organization_validations

array

List of objects with details about organization validations that must be complete before DigiCert can issue the certificate.

Note: The organization_validations array is not returned for DV certificate orders.

.. type

string

Validation type ID. See Glossary – Validation types.

.. name

string

Friendly name of the validation type.

.. description

string

Description of the validation type.

.. date_created

string

Timestamp when validation was completed. UTC timezone and ISO 8601 date.

.. validated_until

string

Timestamp when validation will expire. UTC timezone and ISO 8601 date.

.. status

string

Validation status.

Possible values: pending, active

.. verified_contacts

array

List of objects with details about verified contacts for the organization.

.. .. user_id

string

Contact user ID. Returns "0" if the verified contact is not a user in your CertCentral account.

.. .. name

string

Contact name.

.. .. first_name

string

Contact first name.

.. .. last_name

string

Contact last name.

.. .. job_title

string

Contact job title.

.. .. telephone

string

Contact telephone number.

.. .. email

string

Contact email address.

.. .. status

string

Contact approval status.

Possible values: pending, active

.. verification_details

object

Object containing the status of each component involved in verifying your certificate request.

.. .. organization_type

string

Status of verification of organization type. Only returned for OV certificate orders.

Possible values: pending, complete

.. .. organization_status

string

Status of verification that the business is still active. Returned for OV, code signing, and doc signing certificate orders.

Possible values: pending, complete

.. .. address_verification

string

Status of verification of the legal physical address for the organization. Returned for OV, code signing, and doc signing certificate orders.

Possible values: pending, complete

.. .. blacklist_fraud

string

Status of verification that the organization doesn’t appear on "do not issue" lists or "bad actor" lists. Returned for EV, OV, doc signing, and VMC certificate orders.

Possible values: pending, complete

.. .. blacklist_fraud_malware

string

Status of verification that the organization is not a known malware signer. Returned for code signing and EV code signing certificate orders.

Possible values: pending, complete

.. .. request_authenticity

string

Status of verification that the certificate requestor has authority to order a certificate for the organization. Only returned for OV certificate orders.

Possible values: pending, complete

.. .. operational_existence

string

Status of verification that the organization exists and is operational. Returned for EV, EV code signing, and VMC certificate orders.

Possible values: pending, complete

.. .. place_of_business_verification

string

Status of verification of the organization’s place of business. Returned for EV, EV code signing, and VMC certificate orders.

Possible values: pending, complete

.. .. phone_number_verification

string

Status of verification that the phone number given is valid and tied to the organization. Returned for EV, code signing, EV code signing, and VMC certificate orders.

Possible values: pending, complete

.. .. approver_verification

string

Status of verification that the approver is valid for this organization. Returned for EV, code signing, EV code signing, and VMC certificate orders.

Possible values: pending, complete

.. .. approver_blacklist

string

Status of verification that the approver doesn’t appear on "do not issue" or "bad actor" lists. Returned for EV, code signing, EV code signing, and VMC certificate orders.

Possible values: pending, complete

.. .. logo_trademark

string

Status of verification that the logo is a registered trademark for the organization on the order. Only returned for VMC certificate orders.

Possible values: pending, complete

dns_name_validations

array

List of objects with validation details for each domain on the order. Returned for EV, OV, DV, and VMC certificate orders.

.. domain_id

string

ID of the domain in your account that must be validated to prove control over the hostname in the dns_names array. Returned for OV, EV, and VMC certificate orders.

.. status

string

Validation status.

Possible values: approved, unapproved

.. method

string

DCV method used for the validated domain. Returned for DV, OV, EV, and VMC certificate orders.

Note: Only returned for OV, EV, and VMC certificate orders if validation status is approved.

.. dns_names

array

List containing the SAN from the certificate order associated with the validation details in the dns_name_validations object.

.. approval_expiration_date

string

Date and time validation expires. UTC timezone and ISO 8601 date. Only returned if validation status is approved.

.. base_domain

string

Base domain of the hostname in the dns_names array.