SSL Certificate commonName Mismatch

This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The SSL certificate commonName does not match the host name.

Description :

This service presents an SSL certificate for which the 'commonName'
(CN) does not match the host name on which the service listens.

Solution :

If the machine has several names, make sure that users connect to the
service through the DNS host name that matches the common name in the

Risk factor :


Family: General

Nessus Plugin ID: 45410 ()

Bugtraq ID:


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