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Current Let's Encrypt status is up

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Recent Let's Encrypt Outages and Issues

Follow the recent outages and downtime for Let's Encrypt in the table below.

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Type

Length

Message

Details

December 05, 2021 03:31 UTC

WARN

about 1 hour

Degraded performance

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December 02, 2021 19:16 UTC

DOWN

about 2 hours

Service disruption

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December 02, 2021 17:31 UTC

MAINT

35 minutes

Boulder Update to release-2021-11-30

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November 25, 2021 08:21 UTC

WARN

about 22 hours

Elevated API error rate

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November 25, 2021 08:06 UTC

DOWN

15 minutes

Elevated API error rate

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2021-12-06 23:18:22 UTC UTC

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StatusGator has about 6 years of Let's Encrypt status history.

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Let's Encrypt status, last 24 hours:

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Status History

We've been monitoring Let's Encrypt since November 30, 2015.
Here's the history of service outages we've observed from the Let's Encrypt status page:

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Supported Features

We support the following features in our integration with the Let's Encrypt status page:

If Let's Encrypt is having system outages or experiencing other critical issues, red down notifications appear on the status page. In most cases, it means that core functions are not working properly, or there is some other serious customer-impacting event underway.

Warn notifications are used when Let's Encrypt is undergoing a non-critical issue like minor service issues, performance degradation, non-core bugs, capacity issues, or problems affecting a small number of users.

Let's Encrypt posts separate notifications for planned maintenance work. StatusGator will notify subscribers when Let's Encrypt enters a pre-planned maintenance window, keeping you up to date.

Let's Encrypt does not publish a feed of praoctive maintenance events on their status page at this time. If they do, be sure to let us know and we'll aggregate Let's Encrypt maintenance events into your unified calendar.

When Let's Encrypt posts issues on their status page, we collect the main headline message and include that brief information or overview in notifications to StatusGator subscribers.

When Let's Encrypt has outages or other service-impacting events on their status page, we pull down the detailed informational updates and include them in notifications. These messages often include the current details about how the problem is being mitigated, or when the next update will occur.

Because Let's Encrypt has several components, each with their individual statuses, StatusGator can differentiate the status of each component in our notifications to you. This means, you can filter your status page notifications based on the services, regions, or components you utilize. This is an essential feature for complex services with many components or services spread out across many regions.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Let's Encrypt down today?

According to its status page Let's Encrypt is currently up. You can check the most recent events in the 'Recent Outages and Issues' section above.

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How can I find out if Let's Encrypt is having issues?

There are two main options: You can check the Let's Encrypt status page or you can subscribe to StatusGator for free alerts and notifications when their status page changes.

Let's Encrypt status page says the service is up, but I'm having issues. What's wrong?

There may be several reasons for that:

  • An outage that hasn't been communicated yet via the Let's Encrypt status page.
  • Some local issues with a small group of accounts on the service side.
  • Technical issues on your side, or problems with your software or ISP.
  • A misconfiguration on your side.

We recommend contacting Let's Encrypt customer support while checking everything on your side. You can also try Tweeting at them via @letsencrypt on Twitter. Or visit their official status page or website:

Where do you get the official Let's Encrypt status?

We use the official Let's Encrypt status page. Here are links to their status page and other helpful links.

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