Authentication/Orders Support: Domain Pre-Validation – DNS TXT Validation

Instructions for authorizing a domain using DNS TXT as the DCV method This validation method requires you to create a unique TXT record for the domain. In this TXT record, you add the random value verification token for the domain—provided by your Support representative. When the Support representative does a search for TXT records associated with the domain, they can find a record where the record’s value includes the verification token (random value). How to Use DNS TXT as the DCV Method for a Domain? Use this instruction if you need us to validate a domain using the DNS TXT DCV method. Your Authentication support representative will provide you with the following items: A DNS TXT Entry (base domain or […]

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SSL Partner Center: Error – Please use the corresponding Wildcard ordering form to request a Wildcard certificate.

In the SSL Partner Center client may get the following Error message: Please use the corresponding Wildcard ordering form to request a Wildcard certificate. Causes: This warning message is caused by the following reasons. This error is cause when the CSR the client is submitting contains a wildcard within its Common Name. Example: *.acmetek.com, and the product that the client is enrolling in is Not a wildcard product. Resolutions: Double check the common name of the CSR with an SSL Certificate CSR checker. Generate a new CSR without a wildcard within the Common Name to enroll for a standard/SAN certificate. Example: www.acmetek.com If you need a wildcard SSL certificate for the wildcard CSR you are using please contact your account […]

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