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Why are SSL in VPS accounts showing they verified by cPanel?

Discussion in 'Security' started by bluecup, May 1, 2017.

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  1. bluecup

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    There are several websites hosted in our VPS that don't have SSL set up for those particular domains. However, when I visit the websites, Firefox is showing that the sites are verified by cPanel. Not sure what this means and how this has happened. Is there a way to prevent this? It looks like all the clients are getting a free SSL.

    There are other client sites that have SSL purchased and set up. They are correctly showing their own SSL information.
     
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    Hello,

    Free SSL certificates are installed for domain names without existing valid SSL certificates as part of the AutoSSL feature:

    Manage AutoSSL - Documentation - cPanel Documentation

    The above document explains how the feature works. Let us know if this helps to answer your question.

    Thank you.
     
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