Please fill out the fields below so we can help you better. Note: you must provide your domain name to get help. Domain names for issued certificates are all made public in Certificate Transparency logs (e.g. https://crt.sh/?q=example.com), so withholding your domain name here does not increase secrecy, but only makes it harder for us to provide help.
My domain is: node3.collective-b.org
I ran this command: certbot certonly -n --agree-tos --register-unsafely-without-email --standalone -d node3.collective-b.org
It produced this output:
Saving debug log to /var/log/letsencrypt/letsencrypt.log
Plugins selected: Authenticator standalone, Installer None
Registering without email!
Starting new HTTPS connection (1): acme-v02.api.letsencrypt.org
An unexpected error occurred:
There were too many requests of a given type :: Your IP, 184.108.40.206, has been blocked due to ridiculously excessive traffic. Once this is corrected you may request this be reviewed on our forum https://community.letsencrypt.org
Please see the logfiles in /var/log/letsencrypt for more details.
My web server is (include version): Server version: Apache/2.4.18 (Ubuntu)
The operating system my web server runs on is (include version): Ubuntu 16.04 x64
My hosting provider, if applicable, is: Vultr
I can login to a root shell on my machine (yes or no, or I don’t know): yes
I’m using a control panel to manage my site (no, or provide the name and version of the control panel): no
The version of my client is (e.g. output of
certbot --version or
certbot-auto --version if you’re using Certbot): certbot 0.31.0
I have just deployed this VPS and the ip(which I have never owned before, seems blocked. Could you please unblock?