Check Your Website's SSL Certificates

Whilst recently trying to diagnose issues I've been having with using StartCom for free SSL certificates, I found that using sslshopper.com/ssl-checker.html was a huge help. It will let you know if there are any issues and guide you on your way to rectifying them, including pointing you…

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Generate A CSR

To generate a Certificate Signing Request (CSR), simply use the following command: MY_SITE="www.domain.com" openssl req -new -newkey \ rsa:2048 \ -keyout $MY_SITE.key \ -out $MY_SITE.csr Make sure to remember the password you use to encrypt the CSR, but you do not need to set…

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Startssl - Create Your First Website Certificate

This StartSSL/Startcom tutorial series is deprecated. Please use this tutorial instead.…

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Configuring Free SSL Certificates with Startssl - Validating Domains

This StartSSL/Startcom tutorial series is deprecated. Please use this tutorial instead.…

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Configure Free SSL Certificates - Registering with Startssl

This StartSSL/Startcom tutorial series is deprecated. Please use this tutorial instead. With the rise of a microservices culture through virtualization and RESTful APIs, the need for SSL certificates has increased dramatically. One can get by with creating self-signed certificates and putting up with the warning message below for personal…

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