Create a Certificate Signing Request for Lighttpd

To generate a CSR with Lighttpd using OpenSSL, please follow these steps:

1. Log in to your server via SSH. Type: openssl req -new -nodes -keyout server.key -out server.csr where server is the name of your server.

2. The private Key and CSR will be generated.

3. When asked for Common Name, enter the Fully-Qualified Domain Name (FQDN) for the site you are securing (e.g. Then, fill in your organisation information. Your .csr file will be created.

4. Open the CSR file and copy/paste the entire contents (including the BEGIN and END tags) into our order form.