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Will a wildcard certificate work with a domain and a subdomain?

Can I setup a wildcard certificate to be used by these two? In the tutorials I have followed, they always use two or more subdomains without the main domain (tutorials here and here)

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This would not be a problem. – ZEDA-NL Apr 19 '12 at 7:41
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Simple answer is yes.

If you configure *, you can secure

  • etc

The wildcard certificate will only secures the level of subdomain you specify. So for example, if a certificate is configured for *, it will not secure

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This is why a typical wildcard certificate issued to would include two names, * and – David Schwartz Apr 19 '12 at 9:24

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