Urn:acme:error:unauthorized 403

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My problem is that the Certificate is expired

My domain is: sistemasorh.ucr.ac.cr

I ran this command:

PS C:\Users\Administrator> Submit-ACMECertificate sistemasorh.ucr.ac.cr_Certificate2018

It produced this output:
Submit-ACMECertificate : Error creating new cert :: authorizations for these names not found or expired: sistemasorh.ucr.ac.cr
At line:1 char:1

  • Submit-ACMECertificate sistemasorh.ucr.ac.cr_Certificate2018
  •   + CategoryInfo          : PermissionDenied: (ACMESharp.Vault.Model.CertificateInfo:CertificateInfo) [Submit-ACMECertificate], Ac
      + FullyQualifiedErrorId : urn:acme:error:unauthorized (403),ACMESharp.POSH.SubmitCertificate

My web server is (include version):


The operating system my web server runs on is (include version):

My hosting provider, if applicable, is:

I can login to a root shell on my machine (yes or no, or 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):


After searching online, seems there's a similar issue on soft author's github. Moving vault from one pc to another. · Issue #208 · ebekker/ACMESharp · GitHub


I'm not quite sure what's happened to your domain, however i can see that There is a cert for this domain already, been issued @ Jan 29th.


Thank you.

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