Certificate Installation: Nginx

Certificate Installation: NGINX

Installing a certificate using NGINX

You should have received your certificate from us, a file typically named 'your_domain_com.crt' as well as the 'CA bundle' file containing the intermediate certificates, typically named 'your_domain_com.ca-bundle'. [or dowenload the CA Bundle]

 

The following is an example configuration, to reduce the CPU load it is recommended to run one worker process only and to enable keep-alive connections:

worker_processes 1;
http {
server {
listen 443;
ssl on;
ssl_certificate /usr/local/nginx/conf/cert.pem;
ssl_certificate_key /usr/local/nginx/conf/cert.key;
keepalive_timeout 70;
}
}

Important note
When using chain certificates (CA Bundle), just append the extra certificates into your .crt file (cert.pem in the example). Your own certificate needs to be on top of the file, otherwise key get a mismatch with the key.

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