My cloudflare is pointing to the wrong host IP


My domain host Ip is in the DNS setting are set correct but a different Ip is showing up, so of course, users can’t login to my website.
The correct IP is
Can someone help me troubleshoot this please, I have been down for almost 24 hours.

Kind Regards,
John Stallings


This is expected behaviour, as Cloudflare is acting as a proxy, when the records are set as :orange:, inserting it’s own servers between user and origin.

The cause for the downtime is probably attributed to something else:

  • what are your SSL settings on CF’s dashboard and on your origin?
  • are there firewalls, custom ports?

#3 loaded for me. When I clicked on a link it took me to which returned a 500 error. This is highly likely to be an issue on the origin server itself:


SSL is set on CF as full strict Go daddy says:

P Address (IPV4)

Server Type cloudflare

Certificate Names

Hostname mismatch

Primary Domain:

Subject Alternative Domains:, *, *, *, *, *, *, *, *, *, *, *, *, *, *, *, *, *, *, *, *, *, *, *, *, *, *, *, *, *, *, *, *, *, *, *, *, *, *,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,

Certificate Signature Algorithm Ecdsa-with-SHA256

Certificate Duration Certificate expires in 191 days

SCSV Fallback Enabled

Heartbeat Extension Disabled

Heartbleed Vulnerability Secure

OCSP Stapling Enabled

OCSP Status Good

Strict-Transport-Security Disabled

Encryption Methods

TLS versions found available




Safe Ciphers

Safe ciphers enabled








Unsafe Ciphers

No unsafe ciphers enabled

Certificate Chain

Certificate chain is in correct order.

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