Skip to end of metadata
Go to start of metadata

For cPanel & WHM version 64

(Home >> Security >> SSL/TLS)

Overview

The features in this interface allow you to generate and manage SSL certificates, signing requests, and keys, which enhance your website's security. They are useful for websites that regularly work with sensitive information, such as login credentials and credit card numbers. Encryption protects visitors' communications from malicious users.

Documents available

The following documents provide more information about the sections of this interface:

SSL certificate creation privileges

The following table describes a user's privileges to create a SSL certificate:

User TypePrivileges
Website ownersWebsite owners can only create SSL certificates on domains that they own and use a dedicated IP address.
ResellerResellers can create SSL hosts on any IP address that a reseller dedicates, except to an SSL resource.
Reseller with root privilegesThe root user, or a reseller with root privileges, can create an SSL certificate on any available IP address on the server, except to an SSL resource.