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I am getting the following error when using wget to fetch a file:

  Issued certificate not yet valid.
To connect to www.atlassian.com insecurely, use ‘--no-check-certificate’.

Testing with openssl returns a similar message:

Verify return code: 9 (certificate is not yet valid)
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Your system clock is likely set in the past.

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When checking the ssl certificate 'notBefore' date with openssl it was valid... It turns out my calling machine's system time was way in the past.

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