How to Get an 'A' Rating From Qualys SSL Labs if Your DNS Is Cloudflare and You Use OpenLiteSpeed as Your Wordpress Web Server

By default, when you setup a WordPress site using OpenLiteSpeed (, you’ll get a “B” rating in Qualys SSL Labs SSL test at And even if you setup your minimum TLS version on Cloudflare to be TLS 1.2, Qualys reports your website still uses TLS 1.1. The following steps allow you to fix the certificate issue and get an “A” rating.


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