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    Wildcard SSL Certificates

    Hi All,

    Our company currently has a wildcard SSL certificate for our main domain from

    Lets pretend our domain name is for a moment... : SSL cert works fine : SSL cert works fine : SSL certificate gives an error saying that the domain name doesn't match.

    I guess this is because the cert is just for * and not *.*

    Does this mean we need to buy lots more wildcard certificates for our subdomains if we plan on having a depth of more than 1 subdomain?

    Is there a way around this?

  2. #2
    You are correct. A wildcard certificate is issued to

    * this means you can only have one sub-domain level. It also means you can not use since it has to be

    You would need to purchase a wildcard for * if that is what you required.
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