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My PC has been acting pretty funny lately, literally claiming that every web certificate I come across is invalid. I've even reformatted the thing, and I continue to have the problem. This is across IE, Firefox, and Chrome? What's going on and how can I fix it?

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Is there a possibility that somebody is intercepting your communications? –  nhinkle Dec 11 '10 at 20:21

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  • Make sure your computer's clock is set correctly. X.509 certificates have "start" and "expire" dates.

  • Open the same website on two different computers (the other can be at work, school, whatever) and compare the certificate information (subject, issuer, fingerprint).

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you got the check dude, deleting the comments now, thx for finding a reason instead of just -1ing me –  hbdgaf Dec 11 '10 at 20:34
    
Thank you, feel a little dumb for not noticing...but my clock was set back to 2003. Appreciate the helpful answer. –  ErikN Dec 11 '10 at 20:35

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