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Stop random domain to point on my IP ( Ghost one click droplet)

Posted February 25, 2021 126 views
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Really happy about the one click process.
For reasons I don’t really understand, a random domain ( not mine) created a A record to my IP, serving my ghost content ( with a invalid certificate warning).
What is the official “ghost” way to block theses? Happy to investigate nginx conf files, but maybe ghost cli has special options I missed?
Thank you

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Hi there,

What I would usually do in this case is to create a separate Nginx server block for my main domain and a default Nginx server block that would handle all other host names and only serve a default page.

For more information on how to setup Nginx server blocks you could take a look at the following tutorial:

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-set-up-nginx-server-blocks-virtual-hosts-on-ubuntu-16-04

Hope that this helps!
Regards,
Bobby

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