cPanel CAcert SSL certificate installation

  1. Generate a Certificate Signing Request (*.csr) on your local computer – e.g. with Ubuntu Linux.
  2. Download the certificate (*.crt) from CAcert.
  3. Upload the private key (*.key) to your webspace:
    cPanel “SSL/TLS Manager / Private Keys (KEY)”
  4. Upload the certificate (*.crt) to your webspace:
    cPanel “SSL/TLS Manager / Certificates (CRT)”
  5. Connect the domain with the keys – cPanel “SSL/TLS Manager / Install and Manage SSL for your site (HTTPS) / Install an SSL Website“.

 

Links

Install a SSL Certificate on a Domain (cPanel)

SSL FAQ (cPanel)

SSL Server Test (SSL Labs)