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Which versions of the Windows TLS/SSL file transfer software like WinSCP and FileZilla are not affected by Heartbleed?

I noticed that many people still use versions affected by the heartbleed vulnerability of wide spread TLS/SSL enabled Windows clients like WinSCP and Filezilla. To be able to make safe ...
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How to see the handshaking messages of SSL/TLS in firefox using firebug?

I am trying to understand the internals/working of SSL. I would like to view the handshaking, key exchange, cypher exchange, session key, etc. messages communicated. So, I thought if I enable firebug ...
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Wireshark TLS communication shows green HTTP packets when using CCProxy proxy server?

Client <--> CCProxy <--> Server I have IE configured to use a proxy server for HTTP and Secure connections. I also have a proxy server is set up with CCProxy. It is my understanding that ...
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All https requests are goes as TLS (windows 7 64bit)

I have installed a version of windows 7 64bit on my laptop. After it all software that are going to send request to https has failed because the OS are using TLS instead of SSL3. I find it because all ...
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What I must do to get TLSv1.2 support in Google Chrome 30?

Here one can read that Google Chrome 30 support TLSv1.2, but I can't access a server using it on Ubuntu 13.04. The server just support TLSv1.2 and have cipher TLS_DHE_RSA_WITH_AES_256_CBC_SHA256 ...
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how to TLS encrypt socket connection

In a simple server-client C++ socket program how do I TLS encrypt the connection? Where can i find good tutorials? I couldn't get a good guide through google. Actually I want my client talk to https ...
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Thunderbird: SSL/TLS vs. STARTTLS

Following up this question on serverfault "Is STARTTLS more safe than TLS/SSL?" it came up that the question is rather a question about Thunderbird and not about the actual protocols. Also, if you ...
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ldap authentication not working with start_tls option after certificate upgrade

Ubuntu ldap authentication is not working on my client with ssl start_tls option enabled in the ldap.conf file. I can authenticate when I comment out ssl start_tls. I upgraded the ldap servers ...
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use postfix with ssl certificate that has a password

i have gone through a couple of tutorials on how to set up postfix on ubuntu with support for my ssl certificate: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Postfix ...
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Relation of IPSec and IPv6 to SSL/TLS

My understanding is that IPSec is a security layer added inside the IP protocol to make IP itself a secure transport. My understanding of IPv6 is that it is the newest version of IP that will (for ...
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Installing a custom Root authority certificate for a Service Application

I have an Windows service application, that executes under a specific user account, that calls a remote web service via HTTPS. The certificate the remote server uses is issued by a Root authority ...
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How does SSL-VPN tunneling and encryption work?

I have a few questions on SSL-VPN (Tunnel, not portal version). Question 1 is probably the one I'd like answered the most, out of my four questions. How exactly does SSL-VPN tunneling work (Feel ...
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SSL/TLS and VPN-SSL?

As I understand it, SSL/TLS is used when we visit a website using https. However, using this method only encrypts the data and not the IP address of the website we're requesting. If you use a VPN ...
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SSL/TLS would it make http requests invisible?

Just wondering, if you use SSL/TLS at the application layer would this make anybody trying to sniff between my client and the router unable to see which websites I am requesting to see? Same with a ...
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SSL/TLS vs SSL/TLS-VPN

Whats the difference between using SSL/TLS in a web browser and an actual SSL/TLS VPN? Is SSL/TLS actually the pure technology and when one uses https:// in a browser this is a vpn connection?
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Can the Telnet/Netcat client communicate over SSL?

I would like to test client connections with IMAP over SSL, HTTPS, and other secure text-based Internet protocols over SSL/TLS, the same way I would using Telnet or Netcat if they were not tunneled ...
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Does changing cipher defaults on a client PC make a difference when using SSL/TLS?

If I am running Windows 7 and change the default ciphers on the PC, does this affect the connection between the client and server? If a similar change is only made on the server, does it affect the ...
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TLS 1.0 Unchecked Unable to open GMAIL, HOTMAIL and other Logins?

I am using Firefox 6.02 and Windows 7 x86 version. I was recently unable to log in to Gmail, Hotmail and other such websites. I checked the preferences and figured out there was some security issue as ...
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Cannot use SSL/TLS on Mac OS X

I'm using a Mac I don't have administration rights on, so I can't create new accounts or anything like that. However, in my account (there's a general account in which everything works fine) I can't ...
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Avast hangs Outlook beacuse of STARTTLS

I have a problem getting mail from my university's IMAP server. I have found that if you try to use STARTTLS in your client, connection hangs forever. I reported the problem, but they didn't solve it. ...