subdomain SSL trying to borrow cert from sister domain

Discussion in 'Installation/Configuration' started by schwim, Mar 29, 2022.

  1. schwim

    schwim Member HowtoForge Supporter

    Hello there!
    I've followed the instructions for setting up SSL for the administration panel, munin and monit and everything for that works as expected. The issue I have is when I just try to visit that website without the special port or subdirectory, the connection fails.
    To clarify: - good cert - good cert - bad cert, thinks its for
    I've disabled the SSL and LE SSL options in the panel for that subdomain website and reenabled them to try to force a rebuild but when I visit the site, the resulting refusal error tells me that the certificate on is for; another site on the same server.

    This is the error I get when visiting the subdomain:
    Websites prove their identity via certificates. Firefox does not trust this site because it uses a certificate that is not valid for The certificate is only valid for the following names:,

    What's going on? What do I need to do to ensure that has it's own certificate without breaking the other URL's using the certificate correctly?

    Thanks for your time!
  2. Taleman

    Taleman Well-Known Member HowtoForge Supporter

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