HTTPS refers to Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure, a security protocol that encrypts and transfers data based on the HTTP protocol to ensure the security of data transfer. When configuring HTTPS, you need to provide a certificate for the domain name and deploy it on all CDN nodes to implement encrypted data transfer across the entire network.
Yes. Tencent Cloud CDN fully supports HTTPS configuration. You can either upload your own certificate for deployment or go to the SSL Certificate Service console to apply for a free third-party certificate provided by TrustAsia.
This depends on your origin-pull method.
HTTP origin-pull: they do not need to be synced.
HTTPS origin-pull: when the certificate on the origin server is updated, the certificate on the CDN node needs to be updated synchronously. The certificate between the client and the node must be identical to the one between the node and the origin server. Otherwise, the origin-pull will fail.
Yes. After successfully configuring an HTTPS certificate, you can use the Forced Redirection feature. HTTP requests from users will be forcibly redirected to HTTPS requests.
For HTTPS access, please configure it as instructed: