Hi All ,
I’ve recently added a Cloudflare Edge Certificate to my GoDaddy-hosted WordPress website domain. However, I’m encountering difficulties accessing both the WordPress admin panel and the WordPress login page. Anyone face similar issue ? Your guidance and assistance in resolving this issue would be greatly appreciated.
Welcome to the Cloudflare Community.
Your post is confusing. You cannot install a Cloudflare edge certificate on your origin host. The key cannot be removed from the Cloudflare proxy.
You can install a Cloudflare Origin CA certificate on your host, but that won’t prevent you from accessing your site as long as it is
What specifically do you encounter when you try to access your WP admin?
Thank you very much for quick response.
I am using SSL/TLS encryption mode Flexible and using edge certificates universal type.
I am not using any origin certificates.
At present, I am not able to open my wordpress website admin page (website/wp-admin). It’s showing blank page. Please help to advise on this.
Your problem is
That mode should
never be used. You need to use a publicly trusted certificate or a Cloudflare Origin CA certificate on your webserver and use Full (strict) mode.
Unencrypted & unverified connections
Imagine you open Paypal and suddenly get that warning
Would you continue? Probably not. For decades leaders in IT security have advocated that people upgrade their sites from unencrypted HTTP to secure HTTPS. And for a reason, everything you send via an HTTP connection is sent in plain text and can be intercepted at any point between you and the server.
Equally, you’d probably not proceed if you got such a warning, right?
That’s when th…
This topic was automatically closed 15 days after the last reply. New replies are no longer allowed.