LKBEN11455: How to test a SSL website


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LKB | Created: 22/10/2020 | Version: 1 | Language: EN | Rating: 0 | Outdated: False | Marked for deletion: False

Author: Wim Peeters - Keskon GmbH & Co. KG

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Symptom

You have a website and configured certificates for SSL and needs to find out if you did a good job.

Cause

After configuring certificates, you need to test your site.

Solution

There is a free online service where you can check your SSL webserver. The link is https://www.ssllabs.com/ssltest/. To test your website you need to enter the hostname. It will make an analysis and show you the results.The link to test your website: Qualys

Please note this is an external link and has nothing to do with this website.

About the Author

Wim Peeters is electronics engineer with an additional master in IT and over 30 years of experience including time spent in support, development, consulting, training and database administration. Wim has worked with SQL Server since version 6.5. He has developed in C/C++, Java and C# on Windows and Linux in different European countries and different European languages. He writes knowledge base articles to solve IT problems and publishes them on the Lubby Knowledge Platform where he is one of the most important contributors and the main developer.

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