SSL refers to Secure Sockets Layer, a security protocol that has been replaced by Transport Layer Security (TLS). TLS is still commonly referred to as SSL.

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Java keyTool - append primary/secondary intermediate certificates to key store

I have already created a keystore (server.jks in the image) having imported the relevant key-pair. keytool -importkeystore -srckeystore server.p12 -destkeystore server.jks -srcstoretype pkcs12 I ...
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What specific sequence of events can cause “SSL_ERROR_RX_UNEXPECTED_SERVER_HELLO” in Firefox?

I have a user that was visiting a site and received the following error in FireFox: Secure Connection Failed An error occurred during the connection to foo.foo2.com. SSL received an unexpected ...
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enabling ssl on wamp with startssl on a live site

i am trying to enable ssl on my website i use wamp for a live site, i have read ALOT of tutorials on how to enable SSL but was unable to find any for using certificates from startssl.com every module ...
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Unix console steps to renew ssl keys

I have a ssl certificate for 3Yrs with 1.5Yrs expiry from today. Could anyone please provide the console steps to update the SSL certificate/regenerate the TLS cretificate for renewal with clear ...
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Crazy Finished Message in TLS

I'm tried to uderstand what is the content of the Finished Message of TLS. I'm using wireshark to capture the traffic between my browser and the internet. I noticed a "stangeness" when the chosen ...
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How do you hide the Extended Validation text in Firefox?

Certain sites have Extended Validation certificates. On top of the normal lock symbol, Firefox also shows the Organization name next to the lock symbol in green text. This gives users a nice, warm, ...
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SSL Redirect in VirtualHost causing url to break

I recently configured by website to direct all traffic through https. I did this by modifying the vhost file to show this <VirtualHost *:80> DocumentRoot "/srv/http/example" ServerName ...
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SSL failure fallback

I've successfully configured my Apache webserver to make use of public certificates as an authentication method, using following configuration: SSLVerifyClient require SSLVerifyDepth 1 ...
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Windows - service account default certificate store

I am writing a web app that connects to external web services. The external web services serve an intermediate certificate signed by Thawte SGC CA - G2. When I setup IIS to run the web app using ...
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How to change cryptography method at TLS protocol on Localhost(XAMPP)?

How do I change the cryptography method at SSL/TLS protocol on Localhost(XAMPP)? I want to use Blowfish as symmetric cypher, and RSA for PKC....
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How do I install my SSL certificate? [closed]

Looking at the Magento interface I don't see anywhere to put in my certificate. It has an option to turn on SSL (without a certificate apparently), but I'm told that will break the site (someone else ...
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Problems using tshark sniffing TLS encrypted traffic with .pem key

I am having problems decrypting TLS encrypted syslog-ng packets in a honeynet using tshark (command line Wireshark). The goal is to be able to intercept the packets going from the honeypots to a ...
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Is there a way to quickly disable all root certificates in Windows 7?

I'd like to temporarily disable all trusted root certificates and wondering if there is a quicker way than going through every single one of them, right-click Properties and selecting "Disable all ...
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Bandwidth Test for HTTPS Proxy Server

Is there a tool that would test bandwidth usage on a server. I've tried siege and Jmeter. Both are very good for direct web applications. However they give support for proxy, siege proxy did not work ...
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Enable TLS 1.1 and 1.2 for Clients on Java 7

Java 7 disables TLS 1.1 and 1.2 for clients. From Java Cryptography Architecture Oracle Providers Documentation: Although SunJSSE in the Java SE 7 release supports TLS 1.1 and TLS 1.2, neither ...
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Virtual hosting with nginx over SSL, without SNI (via a wildcard cert)

I'm trying to get https://survey.mediacru.sh to work without SNI. We have a wildcard cert and are using nginx as our http server. However, on browsers without SNI support (for example, the stock ...
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What is the role of cakey.pem and cacert.pem in addition to .key and .crt based encryption

I have .key file which holds the private key data, .crt file which would be certificate with public key and, to my knowledge, that's it for public key encryption, right? Not exactly. In order to ...
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Disable Specific Cipher Suites Apache with WHM/cPanel

We are operating a few web servers that have WHM/cPanel installed so we can easily mange our sites and projects. To ensure our information and users information is secured, we have been running some ...
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Is it normal for a hosting service to require that I buy a public IPv4 for using my own $25 certificate?

Self explanatory title, I guess. I'd love to have my website in https only, but they (the web hosting service) claim in the administration that I need to buy a public IPv4 address from them before ...
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Microsoft CA Certificate Request

I am new to MS CA and I have recently installed a MS CA setup on a VM. I used the web service provided "http://test.server.name.tld/certsrv" to request a certificate. I approved my test certificate ...
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Apache - Disabled SNI

I'm having a bit of trouble with my webserver. Whenever I connect to Apache using SSL, I get a 400 Bad Request. I've looked in Apache's error log, and I see: [ssl:error] [pid 30065] AH02032: ...
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Disable SSL browsing in Chrome

I need to disable SSL browsing completely in Chrome. If not completely, at least disable https://www.facebook.com and force http://www.facebook.com to load, FOR EXAMPLE (FB is just an example - i ...
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Why would an IP address fail, but the server (hardware and web server) and file system work?

Please forgive me if this is a duplicate, or better on network engineering SE. I have an account on BlueHost, and it provides me configuring multiple dedicated IP addresses and multiple SSL ...
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How to set SSL_BASE for mod_ssl?

I want to specify which openssl mod_ssl should use. Can I specify where openssl is in httpd.conf?
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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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Wildcard CNAME record complications?

So we're using Route53 and I wanted to set up a wildcard CNAME record to redirect any unmatched subdomains to our main domain. I tried it out and everything looks like it worked okay, but when I told ...
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Squid upgrade HTTP to HTTPS

I want to use Squid to upgrade HTTP request to HTTPS using my own certificate, in order to make clients handshake with a server (a reverse proxy) that requires mutual authentication. How can I ...
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s_client not failing on revoked certifcate?

I'm running Firefox with with the EFF's HTTPS Everywhere. I recently visited Lavabit's site to see if its accepting donations: The revocation is expected considering the history.... However, I'm ...
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Why is SSL broken for one domain on one computer?

I've been having a strange issue, where I cannot connect to https://www.humblebundle.com. Plain HTTP works fine, as does https://humblebundle.com. These all redirect to the above address. I haven't ...
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SSL Apache Proxy with hostname not working

We have decided to run a secure web proxy through apache. we assigned the server a domain name and then bought SSL certificate for that domain and then applied on Ubuntu 12.04 (precise) with ...
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export certificate with private key

I would like to backup my startcom certificate on this machine but I need to also export the private key with it, the problem is in the certificate manager the option also export private key is greyed ...
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Exchange 2010 Certificate Renewal

I am still learning how to configure Exchange 2010, so I hope that you can help me on some topics. The certificate for mail.xxxxxx.com has expired. The previous IT guy had OWA set up on the server, ...
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Does Heartbleed pose a risk for past HTTPS communications?

Heartbleed exposes a threat where computer memory for a vulnerable could be exposed. Consider an adversary with access to all cipher text input and output of your server (ISP, government, local ...
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How do I distinguish between these two certificate situations?

Situation 1 (safe): Website was vulnerable to heartbleed and using a certificate not valid before 2012-10-21 Website upgraded to an unvulnerable version of OpenSSL Website re-keyed and got a their ...
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How to setup Apache HTTP server with the vulnerable OpenSSL

I want to do some test, so I want to set up an Apache HTTP server with the vulnerable OpenSSL (specifically with the Heartbleed bug), and I'd better do it from source. How do I do that?
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Does Heartbleed Bug in OpenSSL affect ALL SSL certs

Does the Heartbleed Bug in OpenSSL affect ALL SSL certs, regardless of where I purchased or if I self-cert? For example, if I bought an SSL certificate from GoDaddy and set this up on my server ...
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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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SSL certificate verification failure in Chrome, Heartbleed bug?

For some reasons I'm running into SSL problems since a few days. When trying to clone a git repository for example I receive the following error message: fatal: unable to access ...
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Blocking a trusted certificate in Google Chrome

Is it possible to somehow block a certain certificate that is currently trusted by my browser? The reason is the recently discovered Heartbleed-attack which I also found out to affect my netbanking ...
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Nginx/SNI: Return 444 if there's no certificate available for a specific domain hosted on the same IP

I'm stuck with configuring nginx regarding SSL and SNI support. In order to simplify my case let's say I have two domains, foo.com and bar.com. I have only one IP and both domains are mapped to this ...
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How do I convert a certificate to a private key?

I'm trying to setup certificates for a web server (Splunk, in particular), and don't think I have them in the right format. I need to provide the path to a private key file, and a CA certificate. ...
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curl: (35) error:0200100D:system library:fopen:Permission denied

In continuation with this question... I get curl error as above only as an unprivileged user on my system. However, on searching I found the above link which asks me to check permissions for ...
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OpenSSL CA keyUsage extension

I want to set up a chain of certificates, with a self signed 'root' CA at the top that signs sub CAs, which can then sign client and server certificates. When setting up openssl.cnf, I noticed a ...
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Squid behind Apache 2.4

I need to locate a Squid instance as a forward proxy behind Apache 2.4.6. I don't have enough credits to add inline images. But here it is As Squid3.3 listens on localhost:3128 and works OK with ...
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Verifying Certificate using Mac Terminal

In Mac Terminal, we can use the command security to do many things related to certificates. I'm trying to know how to verify a certificate using this command. I wrote security verify-cert [.pem ...
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How to set up load balancer with SSL?

I currently have a single server with a Django stack. I have nginx with an SSL certificate for HTTPS. I want to scale the web layer by putting an nginx load balancer in front, and adding IP addresses ...
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Could be public key cryptography used in Wifi authentication?

Its known that all wifi encryption methods to secure your network from attackers are broken, WEP, WPA, WPA2... With some amount of time someone can break in in your network. Why we can't use some ...
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SSL connection error when browsing Facebook and Twitter

I get this error not always but most of the times I try to go to Facebook or Twitter: SSL connection error Unable to make a secure connection to the server. This may be a problem with the ...
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SSL with Flask and Apache always shows Test Page

I am trying to set up Flask to run on SSL, along with redirecting all HTTP traffic to HTTPS. I am currently using Apache as a web server, and it is serving traffic on port 80 HTTP properly. However, ...
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Invalid SSL certificates after system restore on Windows 7

I just recovered my Windows 7 system after a crash using startup repair. It seems Windows has restored to a previous point. The problem was HDD related after some software uninstaller started creating ...