HTTPS stands for HTTP Secure and is a combination of HTTP and SSL/TLS (Secure Sockets Layer/Transport Layer Security) and is used to provide an encrypted connection to a website.

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Why does my firefox send TCP packets even when idle? [migrated]

I run firefox on Debian. I've disabled all mumboo-jumboo healthy and crash report tracking. There is no TCP connection to any website, I leave firefox oppen at the 'create new tab' When I turn off ...
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Login to apache website fails when using named host

Our issue seems to be when we log into a named sub-website in Firefox everything works as expected; There is nothing special about the login.php script it's simple enter name here, password there and ...
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Sniff outgoing traffic on my server on a SSL channel

Im executing a CURL command on a php application running on my nginx server (centOS). The end point is a https address so the outgoing traffic is of course encrypted. I want to see the network ...
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Windows Server 2012 unable to access specific SSL page

This problem really boggles the mind. I have a standard Windows 2012 server with windows firewall enabled. Using Chrome, I am unable to access a certain HTTPS website while other HTTPS websites can ...
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Apache Redirect to https except for localhost requests [duplicate]

I want that external requests on my Apache will be redirected to https - RedirectMatch ^/$ https://example.com but when the request comes from localhost the Redirect should point to ...
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How to transparently cache git clone?

I would like to offer a continuous integration service (I'm planning to use hudson, but the solution should work for others as well) with a web interface where a user will define a SCM URL (e.g. a git ...
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Do not use Client Cert Auth when on local network apache2

I'm hoping someone could help me with this question... I am running an Apache 2.4.7 server on my Ubuntu 14.04 box with some public facing sites. For some of those sites I've implemented a Client Cert ...
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squid 3.5.3 with ssl bump

I have configured squid as transparent proxy with ssl bump configuration and using store id to cache youtube Squid 3.5.3 Ubuntu 14.04 Issue is my http sites are working but I cant see https website ...
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OHS proxypass to https

I would like to make my OHS2.2 web server run as a reverse proxy server and i have tried so many times with various configures. i almost gave up and found a configure for apache webserver which ...
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HTTPS to HTTPS reverse proxy with nginx

I have an Apache webserver configures with an SSL certificate. I have to put it behind a proxy, from some reasons. I'd like to configure the proxy (nginx?) to works as simple relay, from HTTPS to ...
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NGINX HTTPS Reverse Proxy - Fast TTFB but low concurrency

I've got an application that runs: NGINX (SSL) => VARNISH (CACHE) => APACHE/PHP. Running ab benchmark, I'm able to achieve 30k+ requests / second on varnish layer (via HTTP) via a EC2 t2.small ...
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Why does Chrome complain about “obsolete cryptography”?

I am hosting an ASP.NET website with wildcard ssl certificate on IIS / Windows 2008R2. While Chrome works fine with my website and shows a green lock the https connection, the https details mention ...
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Websites (mostly HTTPS) behind TMG firewall inaccessible on some browsers only

I have a site published with Forefront TMG as HTTPS website. It has a valid SSL certificate (EV). The site displays correctly on all browsers except Safari, Midori and Dolphin. The problem is on ...
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Redirect through server to https

I need to run a site over ssl. The domain is pointing to a certain shared IP of a hosting space. Let's pretend I don't have access to the DNS management. -If the original request is https, Can I ...
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How to setup Nginx to use ssl/non-ssl for different urls on a single site, but always use ssl if user explicity types https in browser's address bar?

My current nginx.conf looks something like this: server { listen 80; server_name www.example.com; root /var/www/; location / { } location /users { rewrite ^ ...
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When using HTTPS Index.html showing instead of ProxyPass reverse proxied site on Centos 7 Apache 2

The goal is that external users can connect via HTTPS, go through basic auth on Apache and then view a proxies tomcat site. I have set up a reverse proxy to a tomcat server running on the same ...
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How do I set up a rewrite rule in IIS 8 so that all traffic points to https://www.*.com from http://*.com?

I have the following root level URLs where people could possibly go: http://example.com http://www.example.com https://example.com https://www.example.com How can I ensure that 1, 2, and 3 always ...
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Combine http to https and domain redirects using mod_rewrite

I'm trying to redirect www.example.com to a hosted blog at https://www.example.wordpress.com. The domain redirect works, but gives me a 403 error because it's redirecting http to https. Example.com is ...
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Can't set up https access on apache 2 (ssl_error_rx_record_too_long)

I've already looked at a number of how to guides and other posts on server fault but nothing seems to work and in Firefox I always get that same error (ssl_error_rx_record_too_long). I purchased an ...
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Can't remove forced HTTPS redirect from Nginx?

I had originally setup my Nginx configuration to automatically redirect HTTP to HTTPS. Due to my work security policy and Cloudflare integration, HTTPS will not resolve inside my network. I'd simply ...
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HTTP Strict Transport Security (HSTS), Azure and HTTP Strict Transport Security IIS Module

Question: How do you properly install and configure HTTP Strict Transport Security (HSTS) in an Azure website? Apparently for IIS the method to use is to install this module: ...
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Certificate common name invalid

I have a webserver and its domain name is foo.com, if I access the site in https://foo.com I will receive the warning from Chomre browser. NET::ERR_CERT_COMMON_NAME_INVALID I searched the web and ...
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Can not connect via https to W2K8 R2 from external network

Connecting to the DNS/external IP of my Server is not possible. However, to the internal IP I can connect. HTTP is available from from internal as well as from external network. The Server is behind ...
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Enable header module on OS X server

I have been using OS X Server for some time now and find that any attempt I make to manually edit the apache config files is somehow thwarted. I am using server 4.1 on yosemite 10.10.3 (all up to ...
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Strange SSL certificate and https website

Checking this https://racq.travelinsurancepartners.com.au/, you will find the browser is displaying things OK. However, browsing https://www.travelinsurancepartners.com.au/, you will see the browser ...
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How to count number of bytes used to by HTTPS handshake

Our application sends relatively large number of small requests (responses < 50 bytes) via HTTPS. I would like to reduce the server bandwidth usage. I want to tell how many bytes is used to ...
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http to https including www 301 redirect [duplicate]

I currently have our Magento website to redirect http to https. Basically the site should only be accessed through https including the www. I think it is working however, it currently shows as a 302 ...
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Can't stop www. from redirecting to HTTPS://

My SSL certificate expired recently and I have been trying to disable SSL temporarily until I can get it renewed however something keeps redirecting the subdomain www. to HTTPS:// It's not the ...
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Port 443 set up SSL on Nginx + Ubuntu + EC2

I've tried everything and I searched Google behind some solution, but can not configure SSL (https) in my Nginx server that is within a Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS on Amazon EC2. My website works perfectly on ...
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Redirect Subdomain That is Not on SSL

I have a SSL certificate that is installed on the server that only covers the domain, not subdomains All traffic is redirected using apache config file When I set up the subdomain to redirect a ...
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nginx - redirect https://subdomain.example.com to https://example.com

I want to redirect https://subdomain.example.com to https://example.com. Here's what I'm trying: server { listen 443 ssl; server_name subdomain.example.com; return 301 ...
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Nginx with proxy_protocol is not accpting requests from haproxy in TCP mode with send-proxy

I have haproxy and nginx. I want make this setup accept HTTPS connections and I want HTTPS request being decrypted on nignx, not haproxy. In haproxy I've created frontend and backend for HTTPS ...
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Apache24 - force https except specific IP [duplicate]

I would like to force users to use https to connect to my server, however I have a certain group of users who for historical reasons cannot use https. Luckily these users will all come from the same ...
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Is Strict-Transport-Security HTTP header name case-sensitive?

I'm digging into the HTTP Strict-Transport-Security specification, https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc6797 It specifies the syntax of the header like this: Strict-Transport-Security: max-age=15768000 ; ...
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Google app engine SSL and map to example.com/api

I'm going to setup the SSL for my domain, now, the configuration is this: - google cloud machine that hosts the website (example.com), and a webapp (js, example.com/myapp) that communicates with API ...
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slow SSL apache server

I have a problem with a slow Apache server with SSL 256bit cert ab -n 500 https://example.com/ Time per request 29 ms ab -n 500 http://example.com/ Time per request 10 ms 52 Bytes is sent in both ...
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From Http to Https NodeJS Websockets on Apache Server

Here is my problem. I have a virtual machine, on windows, the Apache server (2.4) is installed on it. The vm is on the network, so that other people can reach it directly on http://192.168.100.22 ...
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Firefox users get sec_error_bad_signature over HTTPS

We've had a couple of users recently complain about not being able to connect to the HTTPS version of our website (served via Apache) from Firefox. They error they receive is: Secure Connection ...
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Connect to websocket server without specifying port

I'm trying to create a secure node.js server without a websocket server on the same port. The port is 8080. I can access the url in the browser and I can connect to websockets when I specify the ...
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What happens when legacy browser or OS attempts to acces https site with SHA-2 certificate

I'm researching the impact of changing a site's SSL certificates to SHA-2 hash in order to avoid the "obsolete cryptography" from Chrome. I found this page, which contains a table of OSs and browsers ...
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Getting blank page when forcing HTTP to HTTPS

I was trying to force all my http requests to https using : <VirtualHost *:80> RewriteEngine on ReWriteCond %{SERVER_PORT} !^443$ RewriteRule ^/(.*) ...
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Random HTTPS failures, rebooting helped

I'm a web developer working on a product that has a web component and an Android application component. The Android part connects to the same web backend that provides the website. On Friday a lot of ...
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IIS Domain is always routing to Domain Root

going to https://www.example.com/about always leads back to https://www.example.com/ How do I stop this while forcing a https://www.example.com/? non-www.htaccess RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} !^www\. ...
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Redirect to HTTPS on IIS 7 for static files

One of the domains on my webserver is being used for serving static files. All sites I have found when talking about forcing SSL, talk about editing your web.config file. I don't have that for this ...
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Do I need to purchase a trusted cert for offline environment?

I have a webserver used self-sign cert which is not connected to internet and those connect to my webserver also have no connection to internet, in such environment, do I need to purchase a trusted ...
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Squid 3.5.4: ssl bump: error - Error negotiating SSL connection on FD 10: Success (0)

I am trying to install squid 3.5.4 (on docker, running debian 8) and run it in ssl-bump mode. Compilation: ./configure --prefix=/opt/squid --srcdir=. --disable-maintainer-mode \ ...
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SSL Working on 8888 but not 443

I have Apache set up to server HTTPS traffic. If all I change in the 000-default.conf is <VirtualHost *:443> to <VirtualHost *:8888>, I am able to hit the page externally on port 8888. ...
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nginx goes to the wrong site when requested site is not listening on port 80

I had both production (www.myexample.com) and development (dev.myexample.com) on a single server, using server blocks and separate directories, with both listening on port 80. This worked fine. Now ...
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Why I have set HTTP_X_FORWARDED_PROTO and unset HTTPS on Apache 2.4? [closed]

Recently I updated my website: CMS (Drupal), it's OS (Ubuntu 14.04) and Apache (2.4.7). The situation is that when surfing on https://example.com/whatever PHP can't detect HTTPS. $_SERVER['HTTPS'] is ...
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How to reverse proxy with SSL using apache

I have two SSL enabled servers. I want to be able to visit https://server1.com/foo/bar and have server1 reverse proxy the request over to https://server2.com/bar. Server2 has several https virtual ...