SSL Certificate 'commonName' Mismatch

This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The 'commonName' (CN) attribute in the SSL certificate does not match
the hostname.

Description :

The service running on the remote host presents an SSL certificate for
which the 'commonName' (CN) attribute does not match the hostname on
which the service listens.

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

None

Family: General

Nessus Plugin ID: 45410 ()

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