How to Secure Apache with Free Let’s Encrypt SSL Certificate on Ubuntu and Debian

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11 Responses

  1. satender says:

    if my certificate expire then how can i renew it

  2. Oliver says:

    Hey, great tutorial works like a charm!

    I just got one issue how can I tell CloudFront about the certificate? because when I edit my “Distribution” on Cloudfront and go to edit it to custom SSL it does not let me choose this option but, I see that certificate is there, what I am doing wrong?

    Thanks!

    • Ravi Saive says:

      @Oliver,

      You don’t need to tell about your site’s Let’s Encrypt certificate to CloudFront.. Just use the CloudFront basic settings that’s enough.

  3. homzzang says:

    I am getting following error, how I can solve this error?

    certbot: error: unrecognized arguments: -d homzzang.com -d www.homzzang.com
    
  4. Mark says:

    Hi, just want to let you know that step 4 has 3 dashes instead of 2 in the –apache context, which doesn’t work. Great tutorial otherwise. Thanks!

  5. kalmer peacecop: says:

    tennis24.ee is a public registered domain name.

  6. Matei Cezar says:

    Name does not end in a public suffix. The error is self explanatory! It must be a public registred domain name.

  7. kalmer peacecop: says:

    Error: urn:acme:error:malformed :: The request message was malformed :: Error creating new authz :: Name does not end in a public suffix

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