.well-known folder has appeared!
Author: admin admin Reference Number: AA-00431 Views: 15510 Created: 2016-09-14 07:19 Last Updated: 2016-09-14 07:19 0 Rating/ Voters

Question: Ohhh Nooo a folder has appeared that I did not create called .well-known have I been hacked !?


Answer: We try to automatically add SSL certificates to your domains so you rank better on search engines and have a more secure site.  The process of generating these certificates creates the .well-known/acme-challenge/ folder on the domain.  It is safe to remove the folder if you want, however when the certificate is renewed every 90 days the folder will be re-created.


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