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Many websites seem to be switching Root Certificates [on hold]

For the past few days, I have been noticing that many websites which use the "GTE CyberTrust Global Root" root certificate have been moved to the "GlobalSign Root CA" root cert. I've noticed this on ...
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Encrypted alert with code 21 for connection [on hold]

I've got a device that connected to the server and successfully did the handshake and received application data, however later when client sends keep-alive requests server sends back encrypted alert ...
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Error when start of the apache2 service: version OPENSSL_1.0.1 not defined

I'm using a Debian Wheezy server where I have installed apache2, php5 and libapache2-mod-php5 packages via apt-get. But when I'm trying to start the apache2 the follow error occurs: service apache2 ...
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https redirect to virtual host directory and http not working

System configuration ubuntu14.04 (64bit) XAMPP 1.8.3-5 Apache/2.4.10 (Unix) OpenSSL/1.0.1i PHP/5.5.15 mod_perl/2.0.8-dev Perl/v5.16.3 I have read on new features of apache 2.4 ...
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SSL Certificates Simple questions

I was busy studying SSL certificates and i know that certificates are used for Authentication, which verifies the identity of someone or something. Privacy, which ensures that information is only ...
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Likely error message when connecting to server expecting SSLv3 when your browser has it disabled [closed]

We're disabling SSLv3 for browsers in our environment, but would like to know what error message(s) end users would likely encounter if they try to connect with a site expecting SSLv3. What I've ...
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Dropbox SSL Certificate issue on OS X in both Chrome and Safari

Currently unable to connect to www.dropbox.com via https. This is only happening on one machine on the network. The machine is running OS X 10.6.8. Safari gives - When trying to connect in chrome ...
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Why isn't openssl s_client passing my private key to proxytunnel?

I currently have HAProxy set up on my home PC and I am attempting to access it through a HTTP proxy. Currently I am accessing the SSH logon prompt like so: openssl ...
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Importing StartSSL Key

A few months ago I signed up for a Free StartSSL certificate but I didn't realize that you needed to install that certificate if you wanted to later log in to the control panel. Now I'm stuck trying ...
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Links SSL Error

What version of links does the user called "bytepool" have that he's able to find this workaround? Refer to link below. How to tell `links` to ignore expired SSL certificate and proceed? He writes ...
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OpenSSL error: error:00000001:lib(0):func(0):reason(1)

can somebody help me understanding that error? I found: Whatever method you use to generate the certificate and key files, the Common Name value used > for the server and client certificates/keys ...
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Apache OpenSSL httpd-ssl.conf config stops Apache, no error except when httpd-ssl.conf include disabled

I followed directions to setup SSL on my custom WAPP stack (Windows/Apach/PHP/PostgreSQL) here... http://www.tehuber.com/article.php?story=20110315153800545 After back-tracking I discovered when ...
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Probing server in Mozilla Thunderbird won't finish

I am trying to configure an e-mail account in Mozilla Firefox that some months ago used to work. However, when I try to configure it, it will stop when "Probing server", it keeps forever probing the ...
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Force browser to use HTTP because of HTTP proxy

I have a lot of HTTP proxies and I cannot access websites that are using SSL through those proxies. I have no access to configuring the proxies, so is it possible to force Firefox (in my case) to ...
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Firefox, IE and Chrome show certificate warnings

I've been asked to fix a laptop, which has had at least some malware (I think it's called Andromeda or similar) and at least 1 trojan. Please note this is a home used laptop, it's not used for work ...
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Fedora 18 - error [Errno 14] Peer cert cannot be verified or peer cert invalid

When i run the command: sudo yum install perl-bioperl I get the error [Errno 14] Peer cert cannot be verified or peer cert invalid. My system details are: Linux localhost.localdomain ...
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Unable to read an email protected by Rights Management Service

My colleague received an email from H company. This email is protected by Microsoft Rights Management Service. His email client is Outlook Express, and he use POP3 to received it to local disk (the ...
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Removing CBC ciphers specific to SSLv3

I need to disable SSLv3 specific CBC ciphers as a temporary solution to the POODLE vulnerability as there are legacy applications that need to use SSLv3. After consulting the OPENSSL docs, it seems ...
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Connectivity problems on website [migrated]

We've been experiencing some connectivity problems on http://www.scirra.com. Running a DNS check: http://dnscheck.pingdom.com/?domain=www.scirra.com We're getting some errors: Delegation not ...
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IE10: Website security certificate issue + “continue” button missing

I am developing a web app and am using self-signed SSL certificates. I'm trying to test my site on Internet Explorer 10 in a modern.ie VM (in VirtualBox). When I visit the site, ...
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iOS 8 Safari verify server identity error [migrated]

We have a site running on https in production. In QA we run it on https but we don't have a valid SSL cert for it. So on iOS Safari 8, we get a error message saying that "Server identity cannot be ...
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how to change ssl certificate serial number

I upgraded the linux full release on a server. As part of the process I generated a new local ssl certificate key set with genkey. However the serial number remained the same and client apps such as ...
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Why some hostNames are not resolved by my browser once dns-reversed?

I have some newby questions about dns. Here are the steps that lead me to those : C:\Windows\system32>nslookup google.ca Serveur : p81-004.pixelweb.net Address: 206.41.81.4 Réponse ne ...
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Is it particularly necessary to install an SSL certificate on a new cPanel installation on a dedicated server?

I have a dedicated server and I am installing cPanel on it. I am wondering if I should also install an SSL certificate (that I will have to buy) just for the cpanel install itself.
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Making a connection between puppet and puppet agent.

I know this question has been asked before in many different variant. I read all the post related to the problem but I cannot get agent and master talking to each other. I boot up 2 vm via vmwork ...
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Self signed certificate is not appearing in Chrome after importing

I have a Synology NAS that creates a self signed certificate for SSL access. I'm using the latest Chrome on Windows 7. Upon visiting the NAS's landing page, Chrome presents a red warning to say that ...
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Are URL based SSL / certificates possible at IIS?

Is there a way to change the used certificate / ssl encryption depending on the visited url? We are using IIS 7 and later. Edit: We plan to develop and deploy web applications to our customers. It ...
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Chrome for Windows 8 Blocks Insecure Content with No Option to Allow

My company uses an idiotic security product that basically reissues certs for secure websites, which causes security warnings in the browser for any SSL-based URLs. Usually the browser will present ...
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ssl connection error with VPN

So today I went on a site that required secure connection (betting site) and I got this error. http://s30.postimg.org/kskk0jupd/Untitled.jpg Yesterday, it was all working fine. I am using a VPN ...
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SSL handshake failure when using Logstash

I am using Logstash, and it works on most machines I have running. But on some, I get this error: Failed to tls handshake with x.x.x.x x509: certificate is valid for , not dns_name I read on ...
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Install root certificate authority on Ubuntu

First off I am not sure whether I have the correct terminology. What I mean by certificate authority is a verified certificate distributor such that if I goto a website in my Browser that is HTTPS ...
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SSL on freenode Irssi seems to connect, but everything I type is scrambled

I followed these instructions from freenode to configure SSL from my raspberry pi that I'm running headless. I can connect to freenode. It asks me for my password. It accepts my password, but every ...
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How to force all Apache connections to use TLSv1.1 or TLSv1.2

I haven't been able to find a solution for this, if there is please do refer to it. Running: Windows7 x64 Apache 2.4.4 OpenSSL 1.0.1j and have the following in my httpd_ssl ...
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IIS 8.5 TLS 1.2 not working

I have Windows 8.1 with IIS 8.5 and have run the script from http://www.hass.de/content/setup-your-iis-ssl-perfect-forward-secrecy-and-tls-12 to enable TLS 1.2, but Qualys SSLLabs says my server ...
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Postfix SMTP SSL config: Can't send email but can receive it with SSL

I am trying to finish configuring my postfix/dovecot mail server that sits behind my home's router/firewall. I'm on Mint/Ubuntu 12.04. I'm close. I can connect/retrieve emails via SSL but can only ...
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SSLv3 Disabled - Mild error message

Due to POODLE there is now a need to disable SSLv3 on servers. If a client connects to a server that no longer support SSLv3, and the client does not have TLS available the client displays some kind ...
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Disable SSLv3 in email servers [closed]

After the recent POODLE vulnerability, I would like to disable SSLv3 on my mail servers (for POP, IMAP, and SMTP). My concern is whether that will break my clients' access. I have been looking online ...
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Disabling SSL 3 on 64bit Chrome for Windows [duplicate]

I see lots of different places with the same response for disabling SSL3 on chrome (adding --ssl-version-min=tls1 to the end of the execution of chrome.exe). But apparently this isn't working for my ...
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How do I configure my system to trust a CA for a specific subset of domains?

The company I work for has a number of internal web services accessible over HTTPS. These services use SSL/TLS certificates signed by an internal certificate authority which is only trusted by ...
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Does Firefox support TLS on non-standard ports?

My presumption was that TLS 1.0+ is supported by Firefox on ports other than 443. However, a tweet crossed my path that seems to debunk this. Turns out that Firefox does not support TLS on any ...
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Disable SSLv3 in major browsers

As the question suggests: How to disable support of the SSL version 3 and set TLS version 1 as minimum (oldest) protocol supported in order to defend against POODLE. One can test a browser with this ...
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SSL: generating a CSR for a domain with and without www on ubuntu 14.04 / apache2

I want to create a CSR for my domain, but I was unable to find details online about this. Is the CSR generation different when I want to use addresses with www and without on the mentioned ...
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View text version of remote server SSL certificate from linux command line

Does anyone know of a linux one-liner that can be used to download an SSL certificate from a remote server and decode it to text? I think the last step would involve openssl x509 -text -noout but the ...
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Using CERT Tapioca on VirtualBox

I'm attempting to use Cert Tapioca (http://www.cert.org/blogs/certcc/post.cfm?EntryID=203) in Virtual Box so that I can test the SSL/HTTPS security of all the sites I have browsed. What I did is, ...
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Why does Thunderbird permanently asks to “verify xb7481.xb7.serverdomain.org:143”?

After using Thunderbird for 5+ years now, I suddenly get this weird popup asking to "Verify this security exception rule" [translated from german]. This happens without any reason, without looking at ...
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How can I make my computer trust a firewall web server certificate?

Every time I log into my firewall I get a message that says: The site's security certificate is not trusted! I know this is because my firewall doesn't have an identity certificate from a ...
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NET::ERR_CERT_DATE_INVALID error in Chrome when browsing python.org or github.com

Since one of the latest chrome updates, I'm getting this error that does not allow me to access some webs such as python.org or github.com. I've googled the problem but they say that it is generated ...
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How to deal with mail senders failing on STARTTLS?

I try to use my mail server richtercloud.de for subscriptions to vger.kernel.org mailing lists. I set up postfix 2.11 running on Ubuntu 14.04 and sending and reception works. I set up postfix to ...
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Accessing a particular directory via HTTPS

I am trying to create a particular directory on my LAMP installation folder to be HTTPS enabled. I was reading about that and i found out it can be done in httpd.conf. However i do not have https.conf ...
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openSSL and gnuTLS can't connect to OpenWRT web interface, why not?

I have some weirdness securely connecting to OpenWRT from IceWeasel (debian Firefox). I find recent Firefox's error messages less useful for troubleshooting. So I want some HTTPS tool to run tests ...