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I want to run one of my instance in AWS ubuntu over HTTPS.What is the options available for this ?

I'm using free acoount so should I purchase a SSL from amazon or I can create my own certificate and port it to my instance.

Can you tell the best procedure for the above requirement ? If I've to install the SSL,can you give me a blog post which shows ,how to install the certificate ?

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Amazon doesn't sell SSL certificates. You need to go to a vendor like GoDaddy, Namecheap, Comodo, Verisign, etc. for one. They have install instructions as part of their process.

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:Can i do this ?… –  user1263374 Nov 6 '12 at 16:59
Yes, but browsers will present a big scary warning about a self-signed certificate. It's fine for internal use but not good for a customer-facing website. –  ceejayoz Nov 6 '12 at 17:06
:Thank you for letting this know. –  user1263374 Nov 6 '12 at 18:00

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