Letsencrypt – Certify the Web – TroubleShooting – acme-challenge ( HTTP) and iis mimetypes

Background Post Let's Encrypt installation received errors, let us troubleshoot one of them. Legend Here are earlier post(s) :- LetsEncrypt – Certify the Web ( v 4.012 ) Link Errors Error - [INF] Validation of the required challenges did not complete successfully. Fetching http://%5Bfqdn%5D/.well-known/acme-challenge/: Timeout during connect (likely firewall problem) Error - Image Error - … Continue reading Letsencrypt – Certify the Web – TroubleShooting – acme-challenge ( HTTP) and iis mimetypes

Let’s Encrypt – Certify the Web ( v 4.012 )

Background It is time to prepare a new web site for SSL Encryption.  It is a personal machine and will go with "Let's Encrypt", as it is free.   Prerequisite Outline Operating System Firewall Internet Information Server ( IIS ) Web Site Bindings Advanced Settings Operating System ( OS ) Configuration Outline Windows Firewall Allowed … Continue reading Let’s Encrypt – Certify the Web ( v 4.012 )

Let’s Encrypt – Zero SSL Online Wizard

  Background In this exercise we will use ZeroSSL Online Wizard to process a new Let's Encrypt SSL Certificate. Glossary Name Definition Other Name Link Certificate Signing Request In Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) systems, a Certificate Signing Request (also CSR or certification request) is a message sent from an applicant to a Certificate Authority in … Continue reading Let’s Encrypt – Zero SSL Online Wizard

Webprofusion Ltd – Certify The Web – Day 1

Background Security is being in the news a lot lately. In this post, we will talk about using SSL, specifically reaping SSL certificates from LetsEncrypt.Org via "WebProfusion Ltd - Certify the Web". LetsEncrypt.Org Client Options Here are the Client Options available for Windows Link WebProfusion Ltd - Certify GUI - (.Net, WinForms ) In this … Continue reading Webprofusion Ltd – Certify The Web – Day 1

Installing Powershell v5 on Windows 7

Background In the last few weeks I have wanted to devote a bit of personal time to look more into SSL Certificates. With LetsEncrypt it is no longer don't have the money excuse. The reference implementation for LetsEncrypt on MS Windows Platform is the groundbreaking work done by ebekker.   eBekker? eBekker has in Eugene … Continue reading Installing Powershell v5 on Windows 7