Re: Wildcard SSL possible at domain level?
From: Bernard Cheah [MVP] (qbernard_at_hotmail.com.discuss)
Date: Tue, 15 Nov 2005 16:09:19 +0800
Well, haven't see anything like this before :)
-- Regards, Bernard Cheah http://www.iis-resources.com/ http://www.iiswebcastseries.com/ http://www.msmvps.com/bernard/ <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message news:email@example.com... > 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 >