Join 1M+ other developers and:
- Get help and share knowledge in Q&A
- Subscribe to topics of interest
- Get courses & tools that help you grow as a developer or small business owner
question regarding ssl setting
i have installed an wildcard ssl from alphassl. and on configuring i used ssl-param from this following post.
so now i have put all these ssl settings inside snippets/ssl-param.conf
ssl_protocols TLSv1 TLSv1.1 TLSv1.2; ssl_prefer_server_ciphers on; ssl_ciphers "EECDH+AESGCM:EDH+AESGCM:AES256+EECDH:AES256+EDH"; ssl_ecdh_curve secp384r1; ssl_session_cache shared:SSL:10m; ssl_session_tickets off; ssl_stapling on; ssl_stapling_verify on; resolver 188.8.131.52 184.108.40.206 valid=300s; resolver_timeout 5s; add_header Strict-Transport-Security "max-age=63072000; includeSubDomains; always"; add_header X-Frame-Options DENY; add_header X-Content-Type-Options nosniff; ssl_dhparam /etc/ssl/certs/dhparam.pem;
i just added
ssl_session_timeout 60m; to the list and change preload to always.
now my question is, are these settings meant to be with with any other certificates other then let’s encrypt? im a bit confused are those going to help or degrade ssl negotiation? because on my previous server i used only few of above configs only.
ssl_protocols TLSv1 TLSv1.1 TLSv1.2; ssl_prefer_server_ciphers on; ssl_ciphers "EECDH+AESGCM:EDH+AESGCM:AES256+EECDH:AES256+EDH"; ssl_session_cache shared:SSL:10m;
also please take a look at the following image, my site initial loading is not that fast i expected. and 6/7 files are now requiring ssl handshake even when they are from the same domain. is this normal??
These answers are provided by our Community. If you find them useful, show some love by clicking the heart. If you run into issues leave a comment, or add your own answer to help others.×