Server Name Indication is an extension of Transport Layer Security which allows multiple secure web sites to be hosted at the same IP address.

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Multiple SSL domains on the same IP address and same port?

This is a Canonical Question about Hosting multiple SSL websites on the same IP. I was under the impression that each SSL Certificate required it's own unique IP Address/Port combination. But the ...
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Redirect to SSL only if browser supports SNI

I have Apache 2.2 with mod_ssl and a bunch of sites in HTTPS on the same IP/port with VirtualHosting, so client must support SNI to connect to those virtual hosts. I would like to configure my server ...
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Upgrade HTTP connection to SSL/TLS

I currently have a server which automatically redirects all HTTP requests to the equivalent HTTPS site. The problem is that is seems like some browsers do not accept the SSL certificate (StartSSL.com) ...
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How to stop HTTPS requests for non-ssl-enabled virtual hosts from going to the first ssl-enabled virtualhost (Apache-SNI)

I hope that title is clear. How do I prevent HTTPS requests for non-ssl-enabled virtual hosts from going to the first ssl-enabled virtualhost (setup is Apache-SNI). For example, using my abbreviated ...
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Does SNI represent a privacy concern for my website visitors?

Firstly, I'm sorry for my bad English. I'm still learning it. Here it goes: When I host a single website per IP address, I can use "pure" SSL (without SNI), and the key exchange occurs before the ...
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For enabling SSL for a single domain on a server with muliple vhosts, will this configuration work?

I just purchased an SSL certificate to secure/enable only ONE domain on a server with multiple vhosts. I plan on configuring as shown below (non SNI). In addition, I still want to access phpMyAdmin, ...
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Problems with multiple SSL on same IP, but only in select clients

I know there are tons of posts about multiple SSL on same IP, but I promise I'm not beating a dead horse. My question is very clear. First, a little background... Our organization has several ...
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Upgrading OpenSSL in CentOS 5.3

I want to use one IP to host many domains with individual SSL certificates (requires SNI). In CentOS 5.3, the latest version of OpenSSL I can find an RPM for is 0.9.8e, which does not support SNI. I ...
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nginx, multiple domains, ssl support for clients without SNI

I want to support SSL for clients which lack of SNI support (IE/FF/Safari on win XP, Android < 2.2, and others). The solution I picked was to have nginx listen on separate port for each ...
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How can I detect if a server is using SNI for HTTPS?

I'm looking for a simple way to know if a server is using the Server Name Indication SSL extension for its HTTPS certificate on a website. A method that uses either a browser or Unix command line is ...
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What percentage of web users are running on browsers/OSes that support SNI? [closed]

Has anyone done any analysis (or know where I can find some!) on what proportion of internet users are using a browser/operating system combination that support SNI (Server Name Indication) SSL/TLS ...
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Resolve a many-SSL-to-one IP for clients browsers that doesn't support SNI

Whoa, acronyms :) So according to this question you can have multiple SSL subdomains on one IP address as long as your server supports TLS (which Apache 2.2x does). Another answer to that question ...
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Jenkins reports reverse proxy setup incorrect with Apache using virtual hosts with SNI

I'm setting up a Jenkins server, to run under Tomcat behind Apache. I'm using virtual hosts with SSL using SNI so I can access it at https://jenkins.example.com, and serve something else on, say, ...
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Separate SSL certificate selection from virtual host configuration in apache

Currently, my apache configuration includes one SSL certificate (with all domains listed as Alternative Subject Names). I furthermore have one virtual host configuration per domain that serves both ...
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SNI windows xp workaround

Is there some workaround so I can get SNI working for IE on windows xp ?
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Windows Vista Wrong Certificate With SNI

I'm setting up SNI on an apache server and I thought things were going well. I have two URLs from different domains that point at the same site. I have one virtual host setup for each with the ...
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What happens when a browser does not support SNI

A seemingly simple question, but valid nonetheless. What exactly happens when a browser which does not support SNI attempts to visit a site configured to force SSL via SNI. Thanks
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How to define which SSL certificate nginx sends first with SNI?

I use nginx 1.2.7 with OpenSSL 0.9.8o on Debian Squeeze for about 30 domains. On two of them I enabled SSL which works fine on both. The SSL config is use for both domains: listen 443 ssl; ...
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Have Nginx reject unknown server names over HTTPS

I have an Nginx instance using SNI to serve multiple HTTPS domains from a single IP. The only glitch with the setup is that Nginx responds with the first (acting as default) domain whenever a URL for ...
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How to configure SNI so as to have benifits of SNI

How can i configure SNI to get the benifts ...........I am using openssl 1.0.0 beta5 and apache 2.2.14. Can anyone tell me the complete procedure . I am configuring virtual host in ssl.conf files and ...
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What does this notice mean “SNI: extension not received from the client”, in stunnel log

I am working on multiple domain certificates using stunnel. I have two domains test.int and test1.int and given multiple certificates to each domain and one default certificate. I used sni option of ...
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Using SNI on Windows Server 2012 R2 not working

I am trying to get both my sites running with their seperate certificates on a Windows Server 2012 R2. Should this not be possible? On the last added site www.c1get.net I get the certificate from ...
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Debugging incorrect certificate with SNI for some clients

I have a number of domains with SSL certificates served by Haproxy (using Haproxy 1.5's support for SSL). For the most part the correct certificates are being served, but a particular user is ...
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Can't turn off SNI on apache

When I go to: http://web-sniffer.net/ and check the headers of my site (https://www.example.org), I get a status code 200 But when I use the radio button HTTP/1.0 (without Host header), I get a ...
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Is it possible to get a wildcard cert and use SNI?

I'd like to make setting up new subdomains easy (at least for the development side) and getting one wildcard cert, setting up a wildcard dns (which is done and works great) and setting up SNI (Server ...
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Apache SNI namevhosts always route to first VirtualHost entry

Update So for some strange reason, the problem seems to have resolved itself. Perhaps it's some sort of strange caching issue or something (though I have apache2ctl stop/start/restart and sudo ...
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“Server should be SSL-aware but has no certificate configured [Hint: SSLCertificateFile]” error

After recently upgrading Apache2 to version 2.2.31 I found a strange behaviour in SSL VirtualHost setup. A few of the website I'm hosting were showing the certificate for the default host even if the ...
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Setting up default SSL site on IIS8

I have setup few websites on IIS8 all using the same wildcard SSL certificate. Some of the sites need to be accessible to older browsers and operating systems, therefore I cannot use the "Require ...
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Why does apache httpd tell me that my name-based virtualhosts only works with SNI enabled browers (RFC 4366)

Why does apache give me this error message in my logs? Is it a false positive? [warn] Init: Name-based SSL virtual hosts only work for clients with TLS server name indication support (RFC 4366) I ...
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Set default TLS SNI vhost for Apache 2.2 on CentOS 6

I have a CentOS 6 server with Apache (httpd-2.2.15-15.el6.centos.x86_64). Now I configured TLS SNI using OpenSSL and that was pretty easy. Now I have two TLS vhosts on the same ip and I want to ...
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Correct configuration for SSL over 3 domains on same IP in nginx

I have been working on this for several hours now, to no fruition. Right now I have three domains, for example domain1.com, domain2.org, and domain3.net. These domains are all using the same IP ...
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Understand ssl setup

Goals: If the user support SNI and hit myurl1.server.com (https) or myurl2.server.com (https) it will match the right vhost. (the last 2 vhosts) If the user does not support SNI and hit ...
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HTTPS vhost multiplexing with upstream client certificate auth with nginx

Let's say I have two Apache servers (one per vhost) behind an nginx server. The problem is that I'd like Apache to do the authentication of client certificates. Would it be possible for nginx to do ...
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Why is Firefox on XP reporting “Connection is Untrusted”

To those of you familiar with the RFC 4366 TLS "Server Name Indication" (SNI) extension, which allows multiple SSL certificates on the same IP address, here’s the scenario: URL: ...
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Setup Apache 2.2 With SNI Under Ubuntu 8.04

I am trying to setup SNI on a server running Ubuntu 8.04 with openssl 0.9.8g and apache 2.2.8. I know that I need either mod_gnutils or openssl 0.9.8j (I think) to support SNI. Is it possible to do ...
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SNI and wildcard SSL certificates on the same server with IIS

I'd like to host a website that should listen to subdomains (e.g. sub.domain.com) together with multiple websites that live just under a second-level domain (e.g. domain2.com, domain3.com) with IIS ...
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How to configure Apache with gnutls [closed]

I'm wanting SNI on my CentOS 5.5 dev server and since it looks like I'm out of luck with the current repo versions of openssl and apache, before I go compiling custom RPMs I thought I'd see if I could ...
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Setup SSL for only a Single website on Linux server with Multiple vhosts

Without configuring apache to support SNI, can I purchase a SSL cert and use on a Centos Linux server that has 2 name-based Vhost? I'm only interested in securing ONE of the two domains. Could this be ...
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Understanding XP users accessing a UCC certificate on IIS8

I have a single IIS website which hosts 3 different websites all using the same UCC SSL certificate. (The code of my site examines the host header itself to decide which variation of the site to ...
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nginx and SNI: is it possible to automatically resolve SSL certificate by domain name

I need to setup a server that will server same content over SSL using different domain names. The problem is that I need an ability to add new domain names as easily as possible. Assuming that all ...
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Stop default SSL response on Shared IP using SNI

Previously I asked a question here: Single domain SSL presented for all domains on Shared IP about setting up secure and non-secure domains on a single IP. Opinions were mixed, but it appears SNI ...
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using nginx with SNI

By now I've not used SNI with nginx yet. But as IP address pools are quite filled and commercial XP support is about to cease (finally) I'm thinking about converting a few sites to SNI. I'm aware of ...
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Apache SSL virtual host using SNI ignores ServerName

I would like to serve SNI-enabled clients that send the wrong host name a 400 Bad Request, but Apache always serves the default virtual host in this situation. I cannot add a default virtual host that ...
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Nginx Vhosts with SSL

I have 3 domains running on an nginx server with ssl domain.pw domain.info domain.mobi i have sni enabled, and am using a vhost for each site. the host records for the site are all like this A ...
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stunnel client uses improper SNI when talking to Apache

I have stunnel listening on port 80 and acting as a client connecting to Apache listening on port 443. Configuration is below. What I'm finding is that if I attempt to connect to localhost:80 the ...
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Apache2 conditional section based on port

I don't know much about if statements in apache configuration, and I'm wondering if I can have a section of the configuration applied only if the request is received on a certain port. In short, this ...
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From suPHP to mod_php

I have a Centos6 64-bit server, Apache/2.2.15, PHP5.3.3, one IP and four name-based virtual hosts and SSL/SNI to provide https in addition to http. All those hosts are assigned to different linux ...
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Plesk 11: install Apache with SNI support

If I try to update from standard Apache to Apache with SNI support with the Plesk installation program (example.com:8447), I get an error, that I have to remove apr-util-ldap-1.4.1-1.el5.x86_64 It's ...
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How to fix the TLS Server Name Indication issue under Windows XP on Nginx using a different IP

I have a server that is using two different domains with two different certificates. Everithing work fine except IE8 on Windows XP because the TLS Server Name Indication is not supported there. In ...
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Hostname and SSL (apache) issue on Debian

I have been trying to setup SSL virtual host ServerAdmin webmaster@mts.com ServerName moclm.tap.pt DocumentRoot /var/www/tapme/ <Directory /> Options ...