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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Trying to configure monit to use https protocol but it sticks with http

I'm trying to monitor a VHost on the local Apache instance via Monit. The same domain accepts both http and https traffic, so I wanted to monitor both. Also, the IP that the domain resolves to goes ...
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How to know which protocol like http or https mobile apps in iOS and android are using? [on hold]

It is easy to look at the browser address bar to identify if it is http or https. How to identify the same in mobile apps in iOS and Android?
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Execute HTTP/S stream on Windows

Is it possible to execute HTTPS download link directly? I guess I seen such thing at Windows XP but see no more at Windows 10.
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Unable to access Amazon webs with Chrome

When going to a secure Amazon page over HTTPS, using either Chrome and MS Edge, the following Error comes up: This site can’t provide a secure connection www.amazon.com uses an unsupported protocol. ...
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Configure IIS 8.5 TLS session resumption?

We have a couple of IIS 8.5 web servers running on Server 2012 R2 with SSL/TLS enabled. One important new feature in IIS 8.5 is support for TLS session resumption. This is great because it reduces ...
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SSLCipherSuite settings in Apache for supporting TLS 1.0, 1.1 and 1.2

I have an Apache 2.4.7 web server running multiple domain names using a single IP address. As a result of the Poodle vulnerability, I added the following SSLCipherSuite line. It worked fine for a ...
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Forcing SSL on Wordpress crashes site? [migrated]

So I have just installed a paid Comodo SSL on my website. I can visit my website with https://homepage.com/ but the https appears grey. Currently that isn't my worry. But when I visit the website ...
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How to download a file through a server that blocked http and ftp

In the public wifi network, I can't download files with http links but I can use https links. How can I download a file served with http? A solution I have proposed is to convert the link from http to ...
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XAMPP Server Issue

I am running a XAMPP server for a basic website using Apache. I am pretty sure I have port forwarded correctly with the correct ports on my router and my Windows firewall (80 and 443). I can connect ...
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How do add a certificate from a self-signed server to trusted certificates in Chrome?

I have a dedicated server with a wiki and want to secure it so nobody can read my articles by sniffing my pages. I do not want to pay for a valid certificate so I created a self-signed certificate. ...
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Force web address to go through HTTPS

At my work, http://twitter.com is blocked, but https://twitter is not. Is there any way to have all programs/browsers access this URL using the HTTPS protocol instead of HTTP? This specifically ...
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How to add a self-signed certificate as an exception in Chrome?

I have a number of network devices that I access over HTTPS. However, they are self-signed certificates, so Chrome displays a warning page. In earlier versions of chrome, I seem to remember an "add ...
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Is there way to globally disable the need for HTTPS for WebRTC in Chrome?

So I am working on a Telepresence robot for a research project that uses a web based interface to communicate with the operator over WebRTC. I found a useful software package which helps facilitate ...
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Firefox, error when accessing https url

I'm connected through a public wifi hotspot. No problem when using IExplorer. When I use Firefox, I obtain the following error message after asking for any https url, as for example ...
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URL with http not working

I have problem with my mac. no url is working with http url and if I use https then it's working fine. I saw this error in each browser ERR_CONNECTION_REFUSED I think this might be a virus because ...
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Why a listen 443 default_server; nginx rule override already configured rule (http rules working normal way)?

I have an nginx and different subdomains: a.mydomain.com b.mydomain.com c.mydomain.com Nginx has 4 rules: 1) rewrite rule: server { listen 80 server_name gl.udesk.org; root /nowhere; ...
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How to access secure website with Fiddler autoresponder enabled?

I am on Win 10. If I enable Fiddler autoresponder I cannot access any secure website. Here is Chrome error: Here is Firefox error: How to access secure website with Fiddler autoresponder ...
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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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What is the difference between “CONNECT” and “GET HTTPS”?

Before getting to the real question, let me explain how my project works: for sake of semplicity, my proxy is on my laptop, where the client (my browser) also is; the remote server will be, for ...
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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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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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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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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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Downloading Microsoft Security Essentials via HTTPS

I want to download Microsoft Security Essentials on my brand new Windows 7 home PC. The official site presented to me is http://windows.microsoft.com/de-CH/windows/products/security-essentials, as I ...
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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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How to test if a web-services client application supports TLS?

I have a client app that accesses an HTTPS web-service. It uses an external library for SSL support. The service provider has advised they are dropping SSL 3 support and, from a specific date, will ...
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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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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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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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Force Chrome to Ignore a "weak ephemeral Diffie-Hellman public key”

With the update of Chrome to v45, it's blocking access to pages with weak ephermeral Diffie-Hellman public keys. I understand that this is due to Logjam. I understand that switching from https to http ...
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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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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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How to troubleshoot “Secure Connection Failed” in Firefox appearing since the version 38?

Since I upgraded Firefox to the version 38 I encounter problem while sending a certain form on the website https://usercenter.checkpoint.com/ Most of the website works normally but sending a form ...
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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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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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How do I disable the warning Chrome gives if a security certificate is not trusted?

I want to know if it's possible to disable the warning you get in Chrome when you try to go to some HTTPS site that doesn't have a trusted certificate. I have a few sites in my bookmarks that use ...
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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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I'm receiving an SSL error in various browsers, but I can't find non-SSL content

I'm receiving an error with my SSL connection. Using google chrome I see the following error: Your connection is encrypted with 128-bit encryption ... however this page includes other ...
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How to redirect YouTube's videos URL (googlevideo.com) from HTTPS to https automatically?

I am using FireFox on Linux and I want to redirect HTTP URLs in YouTube videos to HTTPS. YouTube’s videos are from googlevideo.com so I want to use HTTPS instead of HTTP: ...
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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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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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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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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 ...
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Log HTTP and HTTPS browser traffic, decrypting the latter

Is there a way that I can save all HTTP and HTTPS browser communications (including request, response, full headers and body) to files on my computer? The HTTPS communications must be saved ...
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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 ...