HTTPS stands for HTTP Secure and is a combination of HTTP and SSL/TLS (Secure Sockets Layer/Transport Layer Security) and is used to provide an encrypted connection to a website.

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Why is JS/CSS rejected because of mixed content?

I have an application (static web site) which is served internally in HTTP but the access from the end users' browsers is forced to HTTPS via a load balancer: +-------------------------+ +-----------...
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SSL certificate: incorrect order

I have SSL EV certificate for https://goout.cz. According to this test we are getting A+: https://www.ssllabs.com/ssltest/analyze.html?viaform=on&d=goout.cz However I get warning for "Incorrect ...
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Windows: SSL/TLS connection reset after ClientHello (ECONNRESET / write:errno=10054)

I'm using Windows Server 2012 as a workstation. The problem is that HTTPS connection initiated by node.js randomly fails. Probably this is system-wide issue and not only node is affected, but it ...
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Still Lost on Blocking TCP Port Connections form Terminal

I'm still not 100% understanding what to do in Terminal to block certain URLs for specific ports. And I don't want to use Little Snitch. I really want to wrap my head around this. So if someone can ...
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Why Google is no longer working with IE 6.0 SP1 in 2016?

First: I know IE 6 is long dead but I'm using it in a Windows 98 SE virtual machine. This VM is for archival purpose where I archive old Web browsers to share for nostalgia sake. This VM sole reason ...
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Typing “danger” not working in google chrome anymore

Some https sites dont work in chrome. In prev versions you could type "danger" to open the site, now it doesn't work anymore Anyone knows why
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Owncloud https and ssl with free dns

I use no-ip and I want to set my owncloud server (hosted with raspberry) with https protocol. After installed everything I follow this from the official documentation: <VirtualHost *:80> ...
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Secure connection to cloudfront.net CDN fails [closed]

It's a couple of days that I have difficulties using some websites like Trello and Memrise when I checked the browser's dev tools, all connections to the Cloudfront.net CDN was failing. for example: ...
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SSL self-signed certificate on client side

When I create a SSL self-signed certificate. If I don't add the .crt on the client side, the browser (Chrome/Firefox) seems to download implicitly the .crt. Is it possible to prevent this ? If I ...
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Does HTTPS/SSL make sense on a local network?

I wonder if I should enable HTTPS/SSL on web servers in my LAN. Which opportunities does a sniffer/man-in-the-middle have in a local area network, where devices are usually connected by switches? Is ...
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Use proxy on Firefox, but not for https

My company uses a proxy, but does allow https directly. Don't ask me why. I tried to add an exception to the proxy settings, but https://* does not work. I also tried to disable "Use this proxy ...
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SSL certificate invalid Chrome / IE

I Have found these steps to add SSL self attested certificate in chrome for sites having invalid SSL certificate. I have have added exactly as mentioned but still when I reopen the site I have the ...
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Can I force https requests to use http

I have a situation where my employer uses a cert to spy on everyone's https traffic. They set it up poorly with a self signed certificate so unless the application allows me to ignore the cert I just ...
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If I remove a CA from Firefox, will it be back after an update?

If I remove a Certificate Authority from the Firefox GUI, then is it permanently removed? Or all will be back after the next Firefox update?
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Why does blocking sites through hosts file break HTTPS?

I've recently decided to give this hosts file a try. Just after adding these entries on my machine I've noticed that HTTPS connection is insecure on banking sites and PayPal. Chrome shows a red ...
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IE cannot access HTTPS sites (FF can), Win Update error 800728f8

Been working on a machine for a while. Through IE11 on Win 7 I cannot access any HTTPS sites. Also, Win Update gives error 800728f8, which is usually clock-related. The clock is correct. I've reset ...
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ERR_SSL_VERSION_OR_CIPHER_MISMATCH error in Chrome

I cannot open some sites due to this error in Google Chrome (version: 48.0.2564.82 ) ERR_SSL_VERSION_OR_CIPHER_MISMATCH It is an https site. Windows 10.
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Can't access certain HTTPS sites on Firefox 3.6

I have an old box that has been running for many many years, and has been functioning as a monitoring box (i.e there are a load of tv's connected to it, and on those, there are many web pages showing ...
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Cannot open non-HTTPS webpages

Just today I got a problem with all browsers. I cannot open any websites without secured HTTP (https). This means I can open things like google, youtube, facebook, etc (and obviously StackExchange), ...
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Is the port 443 required when setting cookie exceptions on Chrome?

In my Chrome cookie exceptions I have a lot of https:// entries. Some have a trailing :443, some others don't. As 443 is the default HTTPS port, is it required in the exception? Would https://example....
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Setting Up TT-RSS over HTTPS

I have what is hopefully a quick question: I have a very basic installation of TT-RSS on Ubuntu 14.04, literally: sudo apt-get install tt-rss and I've been using that for a while. However, I believe ...
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apache proxypass https to http not working

I have the following configuration: An apache with SSL configured and this server is accessible via the internet. A second apache in the local network of the other apache but this one don't have SSL ...
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Apache 2.4 (WampServer), redirect to sub directory of documentroot from port 443

Using WampServer Version 2.5 with Apache 2.4.9. My current DocumentRoot is: c:/wamp/www/. When root is accessed, I would like to redirect the user to the application homepage (located in c:/wamp/www/...
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General getting started with untrusted https

I have about 9 year's experience creating/maintaining minimally secured personal or departmental web sites with Linux and Apache httpd. Recently I've deployed a couple of web apps that require a ...
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Why can't I access my router's configuration page via https?

I have a TP-Link router and I tried accessing the configuration page (192.168.0.1) via https, but could not. It only works via http. Does this happen with any router or is it just mine (or maybe just ...
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HTTPS access to Tomato admin page

Today in Tomato administration interface I switched access method to the interface from HTTP to HTTPS. The router (OVISLINK AirLive WL-1600GL) restarted itself and currently an attempt to connect ...
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Can't access IIS website inside a VM via HTTPS

I'm running Win10 through Parallels and trying to access a website in IIS from a browser outside the VM. I've added an entry to my hosts file which maps the VM's IP address to "windows", and I can ...
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HTTPS works, but HTTP does not work (err_connection_refused error)

I have this weird problem in my laptops internet connection. I use this laptop for my day to day work + company work. With my company internet connection there are no issues, internet works fine (goes ...
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Using curl with a https proxy

I have setup a squid proxy so that it listens on a HTTPS port instead of the usual HTTP port, in order to have encrypted communication between the client and the proxy itself. While I have been able ...
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Chrome stalls request 300ms loading index on refresh

When I refresh a static html page (angular driven) I notice that chrome spends about 300ms longer every other refresh. Looking at the network console, it comes up at "stalled". connection details ...
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What is a cache flush, and how do you explain this TCPdump pattern?

I ran TCPdump a few times on my home network and found a lot of packets that were marked (Cache Flush), seemingly originating with my sister's laptop. I can't see any HTTP or HTTPS packets during the ...
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Forward port 443 on DSL-N55U

I am trying to open port 443 on my Asus DSL-N55U (Annex A). I defined the port forwarding rule with no problem, but the port remains closed from the WAN. I have read that it might depend on the ...
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how to access https content in a restricted wifi network

I'am using a cafe wifi network but it seems it is blocking all the https content. Is there any way to access https sites? how could I use a proxy,vpn or ssh tunnel to a personal server via http and ...
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2 domains with 2 certificates, 1 public IP, 1 nginx server

I hope you can help me out here because I cannot figure out why this is happening. I have the following 2 domains: alpha.com beta.com they both pointing to same server IP: x.x.x.x I have a ...
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How to create SSL certificate with multiple DNS entries, signed with my own CA certificate

I need help creating SSL certificate with multiple subjectAltNames, signed with my own selfbrewed CA certificate. What I need: I'm on OSX 10.10.5 I have myCA.cer which I use to sign another SSL ...
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VeriSign Universal Root Certification Authority missing

I'm attempting to visit https://www.duluthtrading.com/, and I'm receiving an untrusted certificate error on Windows 7. This happens in both IE and Chrome (as both use the Windows certificate store). ...
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HTTPS client “pairing”

I need to restrict usage of a certain site to a limited number of customers. More than that, actually: I would like to allow access from a restricted number of physical devices (Win + Android). This ...
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SSL keeps waiting for response

I'm trying to configure an HTTPS but It doesn't work and I don't realy know what's wrong. These are the steps I've followed: I have generated a .pem certificate (certificate + chain) with ...
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access websites with custom https port via socks proxy

I use a socks4 proxy in chrome (ssh tunnel via putty listens on localhost:60000) which works fine for all websites with the default http ports 80 and 443. What does NOT work is accessing websites over ...
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https letsencrypt installation on windows with WAMP

Is possible to use letsencrypt with WAMP on a Windows 7? What are the steps of the complete installation process? I installed git for windows, then run a command in the cmd.exe to clone the client ...
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HTTPS what's going wrong with chrome?

I've an ASP.NET website. HTTPS works fine with all browsers (safari, firefox,ie,chromium...) except chrome... When I want to reach the website on HTTPS with chrome I have "This webpage is not ...
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ERR_SPDY_PROTOCOL_ERROR in Google Chrome

I've gone 2 days trying to figure this problem out myself before getting in touch with you guys about it. One computer on my network is getting the above error when trying to access a page on my CMS. ...
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free https with openSSL and noip domain

I am trying to use https on my website using startSSL, I already registered myself and received emails saying that the certificate was accepted and issued, and now what I have to do? I am reading a ...
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Firefox experiences a sec_error_unknown_issuer error for every HTTPS connection

When I attempt to connect to any site that uses an HTTPS connection (e.g. https://www.google.com), I get a 'This Connection is Untrusted' error. I'm using FF 42.0. I followed the instructions in the ...
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Firefox developer edition insecure connection all the time

Just installed FDE at my work, but i get the following message when trying to visit youtube.com, google.com and sites: Your connection is not secure The owner of www.youtube.com has ...
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Apache SSL with Multiple Virtualhost

I have a VPS from DO with one ip address. I'm managing multiple domain via Apache Virtual Hosts, and now, I must setup a virtual host with SSL support. I created a self-signed ssl certificate to test ...
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IE11 (or Windows 10) changes my user name when logging into SSL sites

Since the latest major Windows 10 update (fall 2015), Internet Explorer (version 11.11) has been refusing to log me into SSL-protected (https:) websites without me having to alter the recorded user ...
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Let's Encrypt with Amazon S3

Will it be possible to have https on the my static Amazon S3 website with Let's Encrypt? Even I have Let's Encrypt Closed Beta Invite now. But how to use it with Amazon S3?
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How to implement Let's Encrypt for CentOS / Apache

I am running CentOS 7 and apache 2.4 and would like to implement Let's Encrypt. What is the process for this?
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You don't have permission to access / on this server for HTTPS URL

I have installed ownCloud on Debian OS. It works with HTTP but not with HTTPS. When an HTTPS URL is opened it throws this error: You don't have permission to access / on this server. HTTP ...