Question

Installing a GoDaddy certificate to Apache

  • Posted on January 13, 2014
  • billflyAsked by Bill Fly

I am getting a browser error when I access https://events.aitp.org: events.aitp.org uses an invalid security certificate. The certificate is not trusted because it is self-signed. (Error code: sec_error_untrusted_issuer)

I have two files from GoDaddy: /etc/httpd/conf/keys/events.aitp.org.crt /etc/httpd/conf/keys/events.aitp.org-gd_bundle.crt

Which is the SSLCACertificateFile and which is the SSLCertificateChainFile?

Should these directives be in /etc/httpd/conf.d/ssl.conf or /etc/httpd/conf/httpd.conf?


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<code>SSLCACertificateFile</code> should be set to <code>/etc/httpd/conf/keys/events.aitp.org.crt </code> and <code>SSLCertificateChainFile</code> should be set to <code>/etc/httpd/conf/keys/events.aitp.org-gd_bundle.crt</code>. <br> <br><blockquote>Should these directives be in /etc/httpd/conf.d/ssl.conf or /etc/httpd/conf/httpd.conf?</blockquote>They should be inside your <VirtualHost> tags. <br> <br>Make sure you reload/restart Apache once you edit the config files.