About SSL Certificates A SSL certificate is a way to encrypt a…
About SSL Certificates
A SSL certificate is a way to encrypt a site’s information and create a more secure connection. Additionally, the certificate can show the server’s identification information to site visitors. Certificate Authorities can issue SSL certificates that verify the server’s details while a self-signed certificate has no 3rd party corroboration.
What the Red Means
The lines that the user needs to enter or customize will be in red in this tutorial!
The rest should mostly be copy-and-pastable.
The steps in this tutorial require the user to have root privileges on the server.
Additionally, you need to have apache already installed and running on your server.
If this is not the case, you can download it with this command:
sudo apt-get install apache2