Do i need an SSL certificate

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Do i need an SSL certificate

Postby wsuch » Sat Apr 24, 2010 9:30 am

Hello

I have set up HTTPS access across two sites and only allowed that protocol, can i just ignore the not trusted certificate or do i have to buy one for the server, we can live with the error on connection through the browser but is it still encrypted through SSL, thanks

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Wayne
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Re: Do i need an SSL certificate

Postby FTP » Sat Apr 24, 2010 12:56 pm

Hi,

Yes, you are right. You don't have to purchase a reconized SSL certificate as the lack of it won't influence your normal use. Also as you said, all data are still encrypted with SSL. The pop-up warning might be a little annoying though. So if you don't want to be bothered by this warning, we suggest you buy an SSL certificate.
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