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How to configure Firefox to warn or reject SHA-1 signed certificates?

Is there a way to configure Firefox either through an add-on, plugin, or other setting that will either reject or warn whenever it encounters a certificate that has been signed using SHA-1?
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“The system detected a possible attempt to compromise security. Please ensure that you can contact the server that authenticated you”

We have a Windows 7 environment with an SBS 2003 server (which is the office's DC, DNS server, DHCP server and file server). It's a small, non-profit organization, otherwise we would have been able to ...
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is not commonly downloaded and could be dangerous on my .exe apps [closed]

I have a vb.net app and when i download it on any browser from any computer from any place i see this warning: is not commonly downloaded and could be dangerous I don't find nothing anywhere. I tried ...
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SSL certificate error: multiple browsers (IE/Chrome/Firefox) and both computers on LAN (Mac & PC) affected

Both my Mac and PC (on my home network) are giving me the following error when attempting to log in to Microsoft SSL sites from my home network: I have tried logging in to another computer on a ...
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Outlook shows certificate security warning in local LAN although certificate is only associated to IIS

I have the following configuration with Exchange Server 2010: I have a self-signed certificate which is associated with all the services (POP, SMTP etc..) except IIS (which is associated with a ...
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Open File - Security Warning on all executables on drive

I get the "Open File - Security Warning" any time I run any executable on a virtual drive on a Windows XP machine. There's also a warning if I try to copy/move files. How can I disable the warning? ...
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SSL https (http secure) sites won't display is client or server side?

Oddly, python.org has suddenly become unreachable for me through the Archlinux repo version of Firefox (v27 and v28.0 update): Secure Connection Failed An error occurred during a connection ...
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How to automatically download exe files in Internet Explorer 11?

In IE 11 and before downloading files there's the annoying bar (as seen here under Internet Explorer 9 & 10). I've been trying to disable it for a while... I tried enabling in gpedit.msc Turn off ...
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i have a turned off computer with wol activated and i know its MAC , is there a way to check if the computer is plugged in to network?

I am thinking of a security system for my small company, i would like to know if there is a way to know even when the computer is turned off when the computer gets disconnected (Knowing the mac an ip) ...
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Bogus Chrome Installer?

Just a few days ago I tried to download Chrome (using IE 11) to a new Windows 7 system. I examined the certificate for the Chrome installer (clicking on the highlighted Google Inc. next to ...
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Security warning for EXE files in specific path

All .exe files in F:\Program\Install on my PC are showing Security Warning when clicked: it is shown for apps that don't have valid signature, but apps like CPU-Z (which have digital signature) will ...
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Chrome won’t allow installing an extension from local .crx files

I have an extension that was installed via Load unpacked extension. I packaged and saved it as a .crx file. Now, when I drag it to Chrome, it won’t let me install from the .crx file and pops up the ...
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Is it possible to start all programs with admin privileges?

These days I'm having problems with "Run as Administrator" for most of my executables like Visual Studio, Command Prompt and sometimes even Notepad. It started with Visual Studio having problems ...
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Windows 7 Open File Security Warning

I downloaded something and now, it is show this open file security warning. I have searched but I have only found how to disable security warnings globally. I only want to say NO forever to this ...
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Security Warning on scripts, but only on desktop

Somehow over the weekend, my Windows 7 Enterprise (64-bit) computer at work seems to have developed an odd problem. I went to load a management console file (.msc) that I've had on my desktop for ...
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How can I disable the “Files of this type can damage your computer” warning when downloading PDFs from a safe site? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Google Chrome Annoying Download warning I need to download about 100-200 PDFs from a safe site (archive of a computer magazine). Clicking "Keep" 200 times is boring and ...
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How do I change the security level to avoid “The security level is set to High” error when merging MS docs with Adobe Acrobat X Pro?

I have MS Word 2010 and Adobe Acrobat x Pro (CS 5.5) Error when I am trying to Combine 2 Word documents - The Security level is set to High. Please run the application which created this document, ...
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Windows 7: Open File - Security Warning box appears for every app on the desktop

Whenever I double-click to open an executable on the desktop (.exe, .bat, etc.), or a shortcut on the desktop that points to an executable, the "Security Warning" pops up and asks me "Are you really ...
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How to get rid of security warning when running batch script on network drive

I have seen the following question, but this is different: Get rid of Vista security warning I wanted to make a convenience .bat script for fast cleanup (deleting several files in current directory). ...
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IE9 keeps telling me that “Your security setting level puts your computer at risk”

So, the other day, after at least two years of being annoyed by the question that Windows gives when I try to run a program that I downloaded, which asks me if I'm sure I want to run it; I searched IE ...
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How to get rid of Excel pop up prompt when attempt to open an image? Office 2010

How can i disable the popup warning when i attempt to open an image w/ my Excel spreadsheet? The button is hyper linked with relative path to the current directory, and each button is linked to ...
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How can I suppress Google Chrome's virus warning page?

On some sites, Google Chrome gives the error Warning: Something's Not Right Here!" (web address) contains malware. Your computer might catch a virus if you visit this site. Every time I see ...
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how to get rid of certificate error: navigation blocked in ie8

when I access our intranet via https I get this "certificate error: navigation blocked" error in IE8 on Windows XP SP3. I can click Continue to this website (not recommended). but I use IE for ...
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IE8 - Security Warning - Need to disabled this message for ever!

One of our HR coordinator is getting the Security Warning almost everytime she goes on our secured (HTTPS) corporate insurance website (And ADP) to fill out some information but every time she changes ...
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Links are disabled throughout Office 2010

I am having a problem where I cannot click on links in any Office 2010 program. Whenever I click a link I get the following error message: This operation has been canceled due to restrictions in ...
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Remove Process Explorer's “Open File - Security Warning”

I'm on XP Pro w/ IE8 installed. When I launch procexp.exe (Process Explorer 11.33), I see a dialog warning me about the program I'm about to launch (the title of the dialog reads "Open File - ...
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Why is an unsigned SSL cert treated worse than no SSL cert?

If I view a site that has a unsigned or self-signed SSL cert, my browser gives me a warning. Yet the same browser has no problem allowing credentials to be sent across unsecured pages. Why is the ...
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Get rid of Vista security warning [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Get rid of Vista security warning I found this question. The question exactly matches my problem, but the solution doesn't work. In the Properties window, I see ...
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Windows 7 doesn't recognize AVAST! antivirus

After upgrading to windows 7, I keep getting windows 7 Security warning: Windows did not find an antivirus software on this computer what can I do to convince it AVAST s there? Details: * AVAST ...