is secure and that their information won’t get stolen in transit from their browser to the server. • The need for encryption is becoming the rule, not the exception as web interaction become more complex. WHY DO YOU WANT SSL?
the client and the server. • This encryption uses private/ public keys and certiﬁcates that contain important info about the organization that owns the site. • A trusted third party (like Digicert or Verisign) validates the identity of the certiﬁcate and server. HOW SSL WORKS
(certiﬁcate signing request) • Send it to a certiﬁcate authority (CA) • If you’ve submitted the correct info, the CA will validate your domain and other info • Receive and install the issued certiﬁcate GET THAT CERT!
APP ▸ heroku addons:create ssl:endpoint -r production ▸ sudo heroku certs:update /etc/letsencrypt/live/ www.omeowha.com/fullchain.pem /etc/letsencrypt/live/ www.omeowha.com/privkey.pem -r production ▸ Edit your DNS using the new value.