SSL refers to Secure Sockets Layer, a security protocol that has been replaced by Transport Layer Security (TLS).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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Windows 7 will not install a root certificate

I have a web service that uses a self-signed certificate, so I need to install the certificate as a Trusted Root so that I can avoid all the security errors that having a self-signed certificate ...
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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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SHA2 support for windows XP SP2 : any hotfix or dll available?

SSL with SHA2 does not work in windows XP SP2 and below.Th websites does not open if it has SSL with sha2. It requires SP3 and above. So is there any hotfix or files other than completely installing ...
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How to disable SSL for some websites in Chrome?

I want to set chrome to load HTTP instead of HTTPS for some websites. So I searched internet but all the solutions was old. They said go to Under the hood tab which doesn't exist in my chrome 22. ...
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digicert secure server ca signed by unknown authority mac os

Related to: Why won't OS X trust GitHub's SSL certificate? Why when I download this certificate and drag/drop into my Keychain on OSX, it shows as I downloaded from here: ...
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Why can`t we treat SSL Certs like Pgp keys instead of trusting CAs?

I am dumb and stupid and I do not know all the technical aspects of SSL and server/client side implications and implementations. However I understand them good enough from user point of view to use ...
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ftp-client works fine. ftp-tls-client fails on one computer and works on another

Connecting to ftp - from a Windows Server 2012 - it works both secure (-over tls) and unsecure. From a Windows 7 it succeeds unsecure but fails when secure. (Using explicit TLS and passive mode.) ...
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Client unable to access OWA website after temporarily changing SSL certificate on the server

I have the following issue: One client computer (Windows XP) cannot access the OWA website. All other client computers can (Except another one in the same remote office). How this happened: I ...
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Make browser and server use the eNULL SSL/TLS cipher

Is it possible to make a browser and a web server use SSL/TLS (https) with eNULL cipher for debugging purposes in a development environment (e.g. wireshark capture without setting up SSL stream ...
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RootCertificate popup does install

When connecting to my university's wifi, it keeps popping up with a certificate (root) that needs to be install, I select yes [yes|no|view details] But I am not sure if it installs the certificate ...
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Firefox, error when accessing https url

I'm connected through a public wifi hotspot. No problem when using IExplorer. When I use Firefox, I obtain the following error message after asking for any https url, as for example ...
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PKCS12 key from Winserver2008 cert authority

I have created a standalone cert authority in windows server 2008. I can use certreq (from that same box) to generate a cert with the appropriate CN, etc, and ensure that the private key is ...
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How to control SSL in Wordpress for automatically changing http to https? [migrated]

I have a domain and one subdomain. The domain has a installed SSL with valid certificate but the subdoamin doesn't have it. I have a link from domain's wordpress header.php file that pointing main ...
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Enable security settings in Internet Explorer 7 via registry

I used to have a list of keys to enable various security settings within Internet Explorer 7 via the Registry. Specifically, I'm looking for the keys that enable SSL 2 and 3.
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FTPS certificate email address has different domain than the Organization name

Wondering if this should be of any concern. We received a FTPS ip which is SSL enabled. (This is not SFTP). Filezilla - the FTP client shows a certificate where the organization name say 'XYZ Inc' and ...
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Can i make nginx accept client certificates only from my own CA?

is there any way I can force nginx to accept client certificates signed only with my own CA?
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Why won't OS X trust GitHub's SSL certificate?

When I go to any github.com page in Chrome, I get a big ugly error: You attempted to reach github.com, but the server presented a certificate issued by an entity that is not trusted by your ...
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How can I recover my SSL certificates on OSX?

Alright, so I screwed up. I was installing testing SSL on dovecot/postfix servers and I accidentally deleted my MacBook's SSL certificates. I went to Keychain, highlighted everything in ...
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How to control SSL automatic activities in Wordpress php files

I have domain with one sub-domain. The domain has installed SSL with valid certificate but sub-domain doesn't have it. I installed two Wordpress, one for domain and one for sub-domain (clone it to ...
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puppetd --test err: Could not request certificate: Connection refused - connect(2) Exiting; failed to retrieve certificate and waitforcert is disabled

I m new to puppet and i m trying to have connection to my puppet server, when i ping to my puppetmaster it runs well but when i run puppetd --test t shows me following error. puppetd --test info: ...
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curl and sni-enabled server

I am running curl against a sni-enabled server with the following command curl --cacert CustomCA.crt -H "Host: example.com" https://1.2.3.4/foo However, I am not getting the right certificate where ...
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vsftpd: 500 OOPS: could not bind listening IPv4 socket

I will use vsftpd as a ftp server. I did all changes on /etc/vsftpd.conf. These changes are (according to digitalocean): anonymous_enable=NO write_enable=YES local_enable=YES chroot_local_user=YES ...
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Provide Session Master Key to Wireshark UI?

I'm working on an issue with HTTPS. I suspect its related to client certificates. I want to read some of the encrypted handshake messages that follows the ServerHelloDone message. (Once the ...
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How to get digicert high assurance in my Mac

I removed Digicert high assurance certificate from the keychain. Now when I visit facebook.com or other ssl websites from chrome, they don't open and I get an SSL error, e.g.: How can I to get ...
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How much information can my ISP see?

Is it possible for my ISP to see the passwords that I enter on websites and in chat programs? And what about SSL websites that start with https, do they encrypt my username and password before ...
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Tortoise SVN v1.66 - authorization failed: Could not authenticate to server: could not parse

So a co-worker is having an issue with connecting to a SVN repo over HTTPS. Here are the details: OS: Windows 7 Enterprise x64 SVN Client: Tortoise SVN 1.6.6 x64 So, whenever he connects (via a ...
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SSL certificate error attempting to download Homebrew?

I've been trying to download and install Homebrew for my Mac (OS 10.9.4) using the install script on the home page, but the download fails with a SSL certificate error (see log below). I understand ...
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Chrome won't trust DigiCert SSL. I have to trust it manually.

I have been having this problem for a while. I have found this thread which exactly my problem but it didn't solve my problem. Why won't OS X trust GitHub's SSL certificate? I also tried ...
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HTTPS over private network

My web server runs over a LAN(that means, I don't have a public IP address(domain name) to give to a Certificate Authority to get SSL work for me). My IP is a private one(10.100.10.239), but the ...
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Can I use another port other than 443 for SSL communication?

I have an application that communicates via SSL, however, Port 443 is already in use by an IIS instance on that same server. Can I use another port other than 443 for SSL communication?
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I'm receiving an SSL error in various browsers, but I can't find non-SSL content

I'm receiving an error with my SSL connection. Using google chrome I see the following error: Your connection is encrypted with 128-bit encryption ... however this page includes other ...
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Why does https://gmail.com/ produce no SSL error while using a bad certificate?

It looks like https://gmail.com uses an SSL certificate which is for the hostname mail.google.com. As the SSL certificate hostname does not match the browser URL, why does this work? I should get a ...
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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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How to configure GlassFish v3.1 to use SSL?

We are looking for simple step-by-step manuals how to configure GlassFish v3.1 to use SSL. We are running few legacy application under GlassFish and we hope there is no need to change them: so that ...
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Linux/Postfix with relay: I can openssl to relay host on port 465, but postfix does not seem to connect

This looks like a tough one to me: I'm configuring postfix on my local home server running ubuntu server 14.04 LTS I was able to send outgoing mail through my relayhost on port 26, everything worked ...
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Github stopped working recently, 07/26/2014?

I'm a pro user of github until it stopped working on the last saturday, the 26. of July, 2014. Since then, i'm becoming in my browser following SSL error: My IDE (IntelliJ) is becoming the same ...
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Netflix SSL certificate shows up when trying to visit https://www.google.com

I'm on a hotel Wi-Fi network where occasionally the following message shows up in Chrome when trying to visit any Google sites over HTTPS: The SSL certificate reported when this happens is This ...
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Regarding CRL Updation - Compliance

Could someone let me know if automatic updation of Certificate Revocation List is a mandatory requirement as per SSL specifications ? Thanks
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Paypal.com SSL certificate invalid, issued to BitPay.com

Trying to buy some games from GoG, click Paypal and Chrome shows me this page: I'm not entirely sure how to work out what's going on here. I am a Bitcoin user so my immediate fear is my ...
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How can I connect to a HTTPS site via HTTP

We have CheckPoint in our company. I am using Anonymox to bypass CheckPoint. Everything is OK except when I try to connect HTTPS sites I cannot bypass CheckPoint. For example I can watch videos on ...
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Unable to browse to certain sites

I have a few guests on a XenServer host, and some sites ( both SSL and non SSL ) cannot be accessed by the XenHost and the Guests. Other machines on the same network can access these sites just fine, ...
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How to properly install certificate issued to me?

I tried various ways to install certificate, but it seems it either not being seen by linux or something else is wrong. I got .pfx to be able to connect to another server via vpn (need to use Cisco ...
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Adding cert to trusted certs

I'm trying to access a web service from a certain website. Since this is a service I can't just click somewhere "go to this site anyway". I just get an endpoint exception in my code. I downloaded ...
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Server Certificates Missing in IIS

On my Windows Server 2012 R2 box, when I connect to it through Remote Desktop, I'm trying to setup a server certificate but in IIS, in the "IIS" group, there is no Server Certificates feature. I ...
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Outlook shows certificate security warning in local LAN although certificate is only associated to IIS

I have the following configuration with Exchange Server 2010: I have a self-signed certificate which is associated with all the services (POP, SMTP etc..) except IIS (which is associated with a ...
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Strange null bytes in CN from openssl req

I need to send CSR (certificate signing request) to the SSL authority for our wildcard domain SSL certificate. I see strange values in the CN (common name) field, for example ...
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Is Firefox using its own isolated Certificate STore

I am using the latest Firefox. However, my campus uses their own certificate for all internet browsing and asks us to install their certificate as Root CA. Since, i don't trust them with my ...
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Windows 7 64-bit SSL untrusted certificate error when visiting any SSL website

I have installed Windows 7 64-bit and I get an untrusted certificate error when visiting any website served via SSL, like Google.com, Gmail.com, etc. I tried this using Firefox, IE and Chrome and it ...
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How to load a Html Image with https in Word?

I have an image that is like https://example.company.org/image When I type this into the browser it says The site's security certificate is not trusted! and then I proceed saying "OK" - it ...
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Magento | After SSL Setup, Images not shown

My problem is, i setup a Comodo Positive SSL on solempet.com When i changed the options for front page to secure https urls, images and css now shown. I mean site is not load properly and images, css ...