Please find the steps for setting up SSL on Hue interfaces:
1) Create self signed SSL certificate
openssl genrsa 4096 > server.key
openssl req -new -x509 -nodes -sha1 -key server.key > server.cert
Please enter the public DNS name of the master node when asked for hostname.
2) Edit hue.ini file change the values of following properties:
# Filename of SSL Certificate
# Filename of SSL RSA Private Key
3) Restart hue service
sudo stop hue
sudo start hue
4) You would be able to access Hue over https on port 8888 on your master node.
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