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Every website is showing untrusted certificate warning on all browsers

I'm on windows 7. Every website is showing untrusted security warning. I tried every browser that I have. I tried using https. This is extremely odd, it never happened before, well it could happen ...
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How do you permanently disable the 'This Connection is Untrusted' page on Firefox

I'm going insane. Can someone please help me to COMPLETELY DISABLE the 'This Connection is Untrusted' page on Firefox. Facts: I am running Firefox 23.0 on an Ubuntu machine (downloaded and ...
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TLS-SRP ciphersuites support in browsers

i'm doing some research on how browsers support TLS-SRP (RFC5054). I know that TLS-SRP is implemented in GnuTLS, OpenSSL as of release 1.0.1, Apache mod_gnutls, cURL, TLS Lite and SecureBlackbox. I ...
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SSL Certificate updates

In Windows or Linux system, how does the SSL certificate gets "updated" or "revoked"? By default some certificate comes while installing the OS / Browser. But later when that needs to be updated how ...
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1answer
429 views

How to disable google SSL in opera?

I want to use google in opera in normal http to speed up search; how can I disable google SSL in opera?
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1answer
478 views

How to tell `links` to ignore expired SSL certificate and proceed?

I'm using the links browser and trying to connect to an HTTPS site. I then get: Verification failure: certificate has expired this is "fine" (i.e. was decided to be tolerated) for this ...
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How can I figure out why a specific website won't load?

Problem: I cannot connect to https://amps.dla.mil from my my office network. (Connection times out from all computers and different web browsers, no outbound firewall rules) I can connect from my ...
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How to only accept certificates issued by user-specified CA per domain?

Question Is it possible in Chromium or Firefox to only accept SSL certificates issued by a user-specified CA for a specific domain? Background When you have set up your own certificate authority ...
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Can one use SSL certificates for user authentication to websites?

I hear that it is possible to create SSL certificates and use them instead of password authentication. Is this true and how to do it? And do all SSL enabled sites allow this?
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Weird redirection caused by SSL in all browsers

I have 2 websites, mydomain.com and mydomain.co. Here is the comparison of the 2 websites. mydomain.com | production site | purchased SSL certification from GoDaddy mydomain.co | development site ...
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Our company claims that the DLP system can even monitor the contents of HTTPS traffic, how is this possible?

There is software installed on all client machines for DLP (Data Loss Prevention) and HIPAA compliance. Supposedly it can read HTTPS data clearly. I always thought that between the browser and the ...
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Origin of SSL identification string on certain HTTPS sites

Some SSL protected sites have a fancy identification string in the browser navigation bar. Where does it come from? Is it the "Common Name" field in the CSR? Here's an example:
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Do web browsers cache SSL certificates?

Do any web browsers cache SSL server certificates? For example, if I change the SSL certificate on a web server, will all of the web browsers pick up the new certificate when they connect via SSL, or ...
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1answer
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K-Meleon fails to load pages that use SSL

I recently downloaded K-Meleon however when attempting to browse pages or sites that use SSL, I am presented with a page that reads as attached.
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1answer
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How Do I Set Up Authentication with Client Certifcates on WebSphere 7

Can someone point me to documentation on setting up authentication using client certificates on Websphere 7? What does WAS send to the browser so the browser knows to send a certificate to the ...
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1answer
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ISP Replaces SSL Certificates… Any Solution?

My ISP uses a software that replaces site certificates with it own certificate so secure pages are always untrusted. Is there any solution for this? Is it safe to proceed with the resulting sites ...
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Is there an HTTPS Everywhere add on for Chrome, MSIE or safari?

I really like this HTTPS Everywhere add-on for Firefox. But I tend to browser hop, so have similar HTTPS-preferring add-ons been released for the other major browsers?
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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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Force a browser to load the 'https' edition of a website, not the 'http'?

This is similar to this previous question, but I believe it's a bit different*. Sites like GMail support a preference that pushes all traffic through the SSL edition of the site rather than the ...
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Windows 2003 Server, can't connect to an SSL Site from IE

I am trying to connect to connect to www.czebox.cz using internet explorer on Windows 2003 server. If you have a server to test from please do, and you'll notice that it does not connect instead ...
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1answer
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Chrome - SSL Security issue on Windows platforms?

Fortify.net is a service that displays what's the currently encryption key used by your browser in a https connection. If I browse this site with Chrome 4.1.249.1042 in WinXp SP3 the key used is ...
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JavaScript-based applications and text browsers

How to use complex AJAX applications with a lot of menus and with X.509 authentications in non-GUI mode with simple browsers? For example, I can login to Webmoney from console using links/lynx/link2 ...
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Set a Default Digital Certificate

We have a site that requires SSL digital certificates and have issued client side certificates to allow users to connect. The users are now complaining that when they browse to our site they are ...