MDaemon 11: Using SSL with WorldClient

This article explains how to configure WorldClient to use SSL when running via its own web server.

  1. Open the MDaemon console.
  2. Click Setup.
  3. Click Web & SyncML Services...

  4. Click Web Server on the left
  5. Make sure WorldClient runs using built-in web server is selected.

  6. Next, select SSL / HTTPS on the left of the window.
  7. Select one of the bottom 3 options under HTTPS options depending on your preference:
    • If you want users to connect using only a normal unsecured connection, select HTTP Only.
    • If you want users to connect using only a secured Web connection, select HTTPS Only.
    • If you want users to connect using either a normal, or a secured, connection, select HTTP and HTTPS.
    • If you want users to connect securely, regardless of if they use the HTTP or HTTPS address, select HTTP redirected to HTTPS.
  8. In the Select certificate window select the certificate that you wish to use.
  9. Click on the Restart web server button.
  10. Click OK.

If you don’t have any certificates listed in the Select Certificate window you can create your own in the Create Certificate section.

  1. In the Host Name field enter the name of the machine WorldClient is running on.
  2. In the Organization / company name field enter the name of your company.
  3. In the Alternative host names field enter any other host names that may be used to access WorldClient.
  4. In the Encryption key length drop down select the encryption you would like to use.
  5. In the Country / Region drop down select your country.
  6. Click the Create Certificate button.

Additional Comments

This article refers to version 11 of MDaemon. For information on how to resolve this in previous versions, please see the link below.

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