Firewallrule needed for authorization?

I am looking for a minimalist approach. What firewall rules are needed?

I've allowed inbound access on port 80 and 443, for to an external loadbalancer that forwards the tcp to my nginx ingress-controller. however I gett acme authorization failed.

I have made it so that the site is available only to letsencrypt and internal.

Hello @cccsss000111 , welcome to the Let's Encrypt community. :slightly_smiling_face:

Let's Encrypt uses several IP Address and other CDN providers in the challenges, so limiting to is likely to fail most of the time.
Also there is NO LIST of IP Addresses published FAQ - Let's Encrypt

A great place to start debugging Let's Encrypt certificates is Let's Debug

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Allow the path /.well-known/acme-challenge/ and you're good to go. LE does not provide a list of IP addresses used for validation and they are from all over the world. And they can change at any moment. So either allow the specific path for the challenge or use the dns-01 challenge.


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