Problem creating SSL

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My domain is:

I ran this command: Install SSL

It produced this output: Invalid response from
Type: urn:ietf:params:acme:error:rateLimited
Status: 429
Detail: Error creating new order :: too many failed authorizations recently: see Failed Validation Limit - Let's Encrypt

My web server is (include version): I don't know

The operating system my web server runs on is (include version): I don't know

My hosting provider, if applicable, is: Kolst

I can login to a root shell on myzq machine (yes or no, or I don't know): I don't know

I'm using a control panel to manage my site (no, or provide the name and version of the control panel): plesk

Hi @leamaraa, and welcome to the LE community forum :slight_smile:

Please check if your ACME client can use the staging environment.
If so, please do all your testing there [first].

Speak with your HSP about the problem you are having.


Your server is returning a server error (code 500) when http requests are specifically made to the /.well-known/acme-challenge path of your website. This probably means you have some special configuration in your web server for that and it's going wrong :

curl -I

HTTP/1.1 500 Internal Server Error
Date: Fri, 13 Oct 2023 04:36:21 GMT
Server: Apache
Vary: Accept-Encoding
Connection: close
Content-Type: text/html; charset=iso-8859-1
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