How to Configure SSL for Amazon S3 bucket

Yes, SSL works out of the box but you can’t use a custom domain name, you need to use the domain name. The reason is that to use a custom CNAME would require a custom SSL Certificate to be registered and served up by Amazon S3 and they currently don’t allow you to do this.

You should be able to access your files via SSL Like this:

If you want to use a pretty domain name from SSL over S3 I’m afraid you’re out of luck. Its just something we have to live with for the time being unfortunately.

Here’s a thread on Amazon Support forums discussing custom SSL Certificates: