Comodo EV SSL cert on nginx

Igor Sysoev is at
Tue Feb 17 09:54:01 MSK 2009

On Mon, Feb 16, 2009 at 04:48:04PM -0500, Kurt Hansen wrote:

> Hello,
> I'm just starting to evaluate nginx for our use. Looking good so far!
> One of our biggest clients uses an EV SSL cert from Comodo. The EV certs 
> have nice features on FireFox 3 and IE7; the address bar changes color 
> and show the full name making customers more comfortable in making 
> credit card transactions. Or so the theory goes.
> For Comodo, you have to add their certs to the CA bundle and use 
> ssl_certificate_client directive. I believe I've implemented this 
> properly and it appears to be working.

ssl_certificate_client is for client authentication.

You need to

   cat your_cert comodo_ca_bundle > bundle_cert

and use

    ssl_certificate   bundle_cert;

> However, I can't test out the FF3 and IE7 address features because they 
> only work on the live site, so I don't know for certain that they are 
> working.
> Is anybody using Comodo EV SSL certs on nginx? aOr, any EV SSL certs on 
> nginx? If so, can you send me the link so I can see it in FF3 and IE7?
> By the way, Comodo only charges US$359 for EV certs while VeriSign 
> charges ~US$3000. If you are in the market for EV certs, check out Comodo.

Igor Sysoev

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