Re: Wildcard SSL possible at domain level?

From: Bernard Cheah [MVP] (qbernard_at_hotmail.com.discuss)
Date: 11/15/05


Date: Tue, 15 Nov 2005 16:09:19 +0800

Well, haven't see anything like this before :)

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<duncan.mason@gmail.com> wrote in message 
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> Hi All,
>
> I am trying to serve content over SSL for multiple sites on a single
> server machine. I have read a lot about using wildcard certificates for
> IIS to cover several subdomains like....
>
> sub1.domain.com
> sub2.domain.com etc
>
> my problem is that the 2 websites are not on the same domain name and
> basically i wondered if anyone knew if it is possible (and valid) to
> request a wildcard certificate to cover both domains. The domain names
> both begin with the same sequence of letters. For now I will call
> them......
>
> www.domainX.com and www.domainY.com
>
> is it possible to request a wildcard certificate for www.domain*.com or
> even better *.domain*.com
>
> I'd be surprised if this was possible, my only other alternative as I
> see it is to force one of the isites to use a port other than 443 for
> SSL.
>
> Any advice much appreciated
>
> cheers
>