SSL refers to Secure Sockets Layer, a security protocol that has been replaced by Transport Layer Security (TLS).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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Chrome is reporting GMail has Invalid Server Certificate, how do I find out who's fiddling with my certs?

Chrome is giving the following warning when ever I try and visit GMail or a bunch of other SSL sites. Invalid Server Certificate You attempted to reach mail.google.com, but the server presented an ...
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Mozilla Sync (wsgi via apache) through SSL causes error 500, no log entries

I have been following (among others) these instructions to setup a Mozilla sync server. It runs fine when I connect to http://mydomain.com:5000/ but when I use https instead of http and remove the ...
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Importing a self-signed SSL certificate on MacOS

I generated a self-signed certificate with openssl and added it to my linux server. I then imported the certificate on my mac with Keychain Access into the System keychain using the settings "Always ...
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Cannot connect to website - SSL handshaking fails

So I cannot connect to certain websites. Just a few, most are OK. The one I really care about is paypal.com. I have done the usual things. Let's see: Cleared browsing history Tried different ...
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Redirect IP to url for ISPConfig 3 administration

I am running a debian machine with ISPConfig 3.0.4.3. Yesterday I purchased a RapidSSL wildcard certficate and want to make sure my IPSConfig always loads the admin.mydomain.net url. Even if the user ...
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MITM the Android emulator

I am trying to man-in-the-middle the Android emulator so I can decrypt the SSL-traffic with sslsniff. The problem is that the traffic doesn't seem to get routed through sslsniff, even when I have ...
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Can I force Google Chrome or Google Search to not use HTTPS with google.com? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How force Chrome to use google.com search engine without https Every time I go to www.google.com in Chrome it goes to HTTPS://www.google.com, which happens when signed ...
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Redirect Apache SSL traffic to subdomain with a proper certificate

I currently have a server which has a DynDNS subdomain (let's call it foo.dyn.com). I also have a proper domain with a CNAME pointing to that subdomain (let's call it bar.baz.com). foo.dyn.com has a ...
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Comodo-signed SSL 2.0 certificate not working with Internet Explorer

I'm having trouble getting my Comodo signed SSL Certificate to work with Internet Explorer in Apache2. Internet Explorer gives an error that there is a problem with the certificate. I tried all ...
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SVN, SSL certificate negotiation failed. However we don't use SSL certificate on our SVN Server

Can you tell me please, at my workplace we don’t use SSL certificates for SVN, however while running RUby on Rails command that checks SVN ( = Churn) still expects it and gives back the following ...
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Using personal laptop in corporate network getting so many SSL error

How come using personal laptop in the corporate network to access intranet or Outlook get so many SSL error/untrusted certificate? Whereas using company issued laptop never gets error. Is it because ...
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Firefox Sync & SSL (or not?)

I was looking at these 2 tutorials on how to set up a sync service for Firefox: http://alien.slackbook.org/blog/setting-up-your-own-mozilla-sync-server/ ...
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How to block specific HTTPS traffic?

According to HTTPS description: Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure (HTTPS) is a combination of Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) with SSL/TLS protocol. It provides encrypted communication ...
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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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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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SSL Vulnerability on Youtube?

I got the little gold lock before https:// (which was greyed out) on www.youtube.com The site uses SSL, but Google Chrome has detected insecure content on the page. I was logged into YouTube via my ...
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What is the difference between a SSL cert I generate and one I buy?

I have my own server on a dedicated ip. Can I just generate an SSL certificate or do I still need to buy one from a company such as Network Solutions? Whats the major difference between the two?
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Decrypting SSL traffic in Wireshark. Only headers get decrypted

I'm trying to decrypt SSL traffic in Wireshark, and it partially works because I'm able to view the decrypted headers. The problem is that I don't see any of the packet contents, only their headers. ...
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Certificate disappearing from Trusted Root Certification store

I am using a self-signed certificate for testing SSL locally on my development environment - I insert the certificate into my trusted certification store and everything is fine, but a few hours later ...
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Mutt will not let me save an SSL certificate

I have just set up Mutt to connect to my firm's IMAP and SMTP server. Everything works; but when I launch mutt, I get a warning about the certificate, and am given the option to: (r)eject, accept ...
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decrypt local ssl traffic (MacOS)

I am trying to reverse engineer a protocol which uses HTTPS exclusively. On Windows I was using oSpy to view the plaintext of local SSL packets, but for MacOS I have not been able to find an ...
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Getting an IE error after accepting a site's certificate

There is a partner site, that I connect to through HTTPS and with a custom port. I am using Internet Explorer. When I go to that URL, I get a prompt from Internet Explorer, saying "There is a problem ...
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How to create private security certificates that behave like official ones?

I'm trying to get a valid secured environment for HTTP communication to behave like normal ones. I'm doing this for a restricted group of users. There is a hardware server running a web service ...
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Convergence - If I install it, I can remove the installed CA's in my webbrowser?

If I use the Convergence Firefox add-on (http://convergence.io/), can I remove the installed CA's from my web-browser?
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ssh through port 443 alongside webserver

I'm looking to move ssh off port 22, and had tried out sslh; sslh ssl/ssh multiplexer - accepts HTTPS, SSH, OpenVPN, tinc and XMPP connections on the same port. This makes it possible to connect to ...
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Internet Explorer refuses to connect to sites with untrusted SSL certificates

IE has started exhibiting a strange behavior. We have several intranet nodes (routers) that are configured to use HTTPS for access, but which have untrusted / self signed certificates on them. At ...
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How do I know that notary servers are blocked on my firewall?

If I enable Convergence I get these warnings. How can I know that my firewall blocks the communication with the notary servers? How can I test it under Linux? (Ubuntu 10.04 LTS) I tried to add ...
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How to find what elements on SSL page are insecure? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to tell which resources are loaded “insecurely” with Chrome using https I"m using a major tax site for this year's taxes, and I am getting the "Some ...
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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-VPN connection out into internet?

Is it possible for me to "rent" a web server, use a cisco AnyConnect client on my machine, create an SSL-VPN tunnel to the server I am renting and then use this to tunnel my internet connection onto ...
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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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Can IPSec (or any other VPN tunnel) hide your IP address while browsing?

Is there a VPN/tunnelling method which you can use to browse the web, but will also prevent somebody from seeing your IP address if they were sniffing the network? I wasn't sure if the IP address ...
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Preventing Internet Explorer from “remembering” an old SSL certificate

A website I'm using has switched recently from a GoDaddy SSL certifcate to a StartCom certificate, which works fine in most cases. The original GoDaddy certificate expired last year. However, in ...
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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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Trust SSL certificate to local system account

I have the following need: A windows service needs to connect to a svn repository through https. The service needs also to run as local system account for IO permissions on the machine. Now when the ...
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How to setup SSL?

I have been now researching since two days and can't find a clear answer. I have purchased a Premium SSL certificate. Once I have created a Certificate Signing Request (CSR) and send it to them to ...
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Chrome says “This page contains some resources that are not secure” in all https websites

When I go to Gmail website (it is https), I see a red https with a line in address bar, and when I click on the icon near the URL, There is a sentence "... However, This page contains some resources ...
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Can't get Visual SVN server working with self-signed certificate

I have recently upgraded to the latest VisualSVN server (on Windows) and now when I try to connect to it from my Linux svn command line client, I get this error: svn: OPTIONS of ...
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Is there a tool to decrypt all SSL/SSH traffic originating from this computer?

I expect the program to scan memory of all local processes (or debug them, or provide crypto libraries with hook like in LD_PRELOAD) and use keys to decrypt traffic, making it analysable with ...
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Https connection in java

I have successfully generated a keystore using keytool -genkeypair -alias SomeAlias -keyalg RSA -validity 365 -keystore NAME.keystore -storetype JKS placed it in tomcat config dir and updated ...
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Connecting a Brother MFC 8890DW to SMTP via SSL

Currently able to scan to email using aspmx.l.google.com on port 25. Everything I've read about the 8890DW talks about SSL, but nowhere does it say anything specific. When trying to connect to ...
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AnyConnect SSL VPN Connected but unable to ping my inside LAN

I am trying to configure Anyconnect SSL VPN and it is killing me, I am able to connect to the VPN on a laptop, witch is able to download the anyconnect client from the ASA and I can also connect to ...
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How to fetch a list of current SSL connections in Windows?

We have computer and an application written in Java. The application must work with SSL only. Is there any way to fetch a list of current SSL connections?
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Mac OS X Lion 10.7.2 update breaks SSL

Summary After updating from 10.7.1 to 10.7.2, neither Safari nor Google Chrome can load GMail. Spinning Beachballs all around. The problem isn't GMail; Firefox loads GMail just fine. The problem ...
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Firefox 3.6 and 5 won't stop complaining about certificates

I have OS X 10.6, and I was recently using Firefox 3.6, and sites kept on complaining about ssl-certificates. I decided to upgraded to Firefox 5 to see if this would fix the issue, but Firefox keeps ...
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How do SSL chains work? [closed]

Why are intermediate certificate authorities required? When would an intermediate certificate be used? How do I verify the chain from the intermediate certificate to the root certificate? What are ...
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Lion Unable to Load SSL Sites

OS: Mac 10.7.2 (Lion) I've been unable to load any SSL sites on any browser. Chrome gives error 7 (ERR_TIMED_OUT), but this occurs across all browsers. I've tried different DNS, flushing DNS, and ...
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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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Enabling SSL on the ColdFusion 8 built-in web server

So I followed the instructions here with CF8 on winXP: http://www.cfchimp.com/wordpress/2008/08/enabling-ssl-on-the-coldfusion-8-built-in-web-server/ and got the following error: Any idea what is ...