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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HTTPS redirect from a naked domain (example.com) to a full domain 'www.example.com' without an error?

I'm trying to Redirect non-www requests to www on Amazon Route 53. I made an S3 bucket with the name of the naked domain and configure the bucket properties to redirect from example.com to ...
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Is enabling https on a Cisco router a considerable security risk?

I would like to use Cisco's Network Assistant to manage my Cisco routers (I know there are other solutions for this, but for now I've decided to use CNA). It requires the HTTP or HTTPS service to be ...
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Nginx doesn't send certificate chain

I've got the following certificate (first one is my own, the other two are from Comodo PositiveSSL): -----BEGIN CERTIFICATE----- MIIFWTCCBEGgAwIBAgIPPZlYpZLvxHV+Rsy+qSD/MA0GCSqGSIb3DQEBCwUAMIGQ ...
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Apache2 Subdomains www https proxypass

I have a quite complicated setup. At least for me, since I'm new to apache, mod_rewrite and all that stuff. What I want is this: remove all www prefixes redirect all subdomains to https, and so, ...
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Doku wiki cannot connect to fast cgi behind ngnix

I'm trying to configure dokuwiki with ngnix. I'm using the https setup: server { server_name wiki.example.co; root /var/www/dokuwiki; index doku.php; listen 443 ssl; keepalive_requests 10; ...
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Browser gets two different SSL certificates instead of one (IE only) [closed]

It seems the problem appears only for IE11 (Win) users, for other OS and browsers HTTPS connection works fine. IE11 firstly gets outdated SSL certificate warning You ignore warning, proceed anyway ...
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Proxy dropping custom headers with https

Problem : With HTTPS requests my proxy is dropping custom headers from the response : HTTP request : $ curl -I -x 127.0.0.1:5566 http://www.google.fr HTTP/1.1 200 OK ... X-Servedby: 50001 => My ...
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IIS 8.5 + WCF + SSL and local hostname

After setting up my Windows server, I am able to connect and view my WSDL via HTTP. I am also able to view my WSDL via HTTPS. However inside the HTTPS (and only for HTTPS) WSDL, the hostname is ...
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Google PageSpeed suggests compression - but my site is https

Google PageSpeed suggests to deliver some static files like e.g. JavaScript, CSS. But as our site is HTTPS only we disabled compression in our web server because of security reasons. As far as I ...
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Multiple domains and subdomains with SSL on single server with NGINX

I need to configure several domains on the same server, all with SSL and some of them being wildcard subdomains. I have the following domains pointing to same IP: projects.acme.com acme.server.com ...
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Redirect HTTP to HTTPs using .htaccess and mod_rewrite

I know there are plenty of tutorials online and posts here about redirecting HTTP to HTTPS using .htaccess. However, my problem is regarding the URL which will be changed during redirection. Apache2 ...
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HTTPS Push on redmine_git_hosting

This is the set up: Ruby 1.9 Rails 3.2 Redmine 2.6.1 jbox's redmine_git_hosting plugin Trying to use git repo through HTTPS. Clone works fine. Push starts and hangs at Counting objects: 3, done. ...
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Load Balancer, EC2 - HTTPS Connection

Ok this might be a rookie question but here's my scenario. I have a loadbalancer managing a single EC2 instance at the moment. I have an application running on that EC2 instance. What I like to ...
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Can mod_rewrite [P]roxy to an HTTPS url when the inbound request URL is HTTP?

I have a host (IIS6, running an implementation of mod_rewrite for windows, by a co called Micronovae. It works well) that has a site at http://some.host.com I also have another host (on Microsoft ...
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PHP Session sharing between HTTP and HTTPS

I am setting up a shopping cart website however I am having issues with sharing PHP Sessions between HTTPS and HTTP. My secure address: https://secure.domain.com My regular address: http://domain.com ...
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Does cloudflare know the decrypted content when using a https connection?

CloudFlare provides ssl support. However, if a visitor visits a website protected by CloudFlare, is CloudFlare able to know the plain data transfered during this visit? There are a few SSL options: ...
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PFsense https connections unusably slow

I have a very strange issue with PFsense as router running in KVM with CentOS 7. https connections are incredibly slow (10KB/s or less), and uploads over https simply don't work; for example using ...
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Curl on Fedora does not accept Cloudflare https

Using curl on a clean vanilla Fedora 21 to retrieve a site hosted via the cloudflare https service gives an error: curl https://www.opencpu.org >> curl: (35) Cannot communicate securely with ...
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How to set up htaccess to transfer from http to https? [duplicate]

This is my .htaccess - site does redirect to HTTPS but still gives: Your connection to the site is encrypted, but Google Chrome has detected mixed content on the page. How to avoid this? Thank you. ...
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Should I need to provide a root certificate when setting SSL cert on nginx

In Qualys SSL test always warn me that the root certificate is an extra download and can be safely removed. However, from Comodo website, their guide on installing cert on nginx is NGINX Needed for ...
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wordpress 4.1 force http intp https with .htaccess

I would like to force https with correct Comodo Certificate, in the website www.cabdrome.com with .htaccess (and not only from php). My webserver suggest to use these row to force HTTPS for an entire ...
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Setting up basic proxy from https to http via Apache

I need to proxy some remote api https://example.com/api/ to be accessible locally as http://localhost/api/ I tried putting this line in httpd.conf: ProxyPass /api/ https://example.com/api/ ...
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Redirect https to http in apache 2.2 on CentOS 6 [duplicate]

I have apache2.2 on CentOS 6, having SSL enabled in configuration block. It serves the SSL pages for a host name first.defaultdomain.com (example) which is mapped to the default IP of the server. ...
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Why tomcat on linux needs to build APR and not download

I am trying to install APR on Ubuntu Linux. I found that tomcat provides a downloadable APR package for windows but i cannot find a downloadable version for Linux. The tomcat site gives instructions ...
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A way to whitelist (or blacklist) https connections

I am trying to create a captive portal using WifiDog, AuthPuppy and Squid. We want to provide access only to a selected number of resources, e.g 2-3 websites and the App Stores (Apple and Google). ...
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Force https before authentification - no access to vhost

I am a beginner when it comes to servers and I have a problem similar to this one. When accessing the desired webpage, .htpasswd prompts me for an authentification before I am redirected to https. ...
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HTTPS access to S3 bucket through Cloudflare

I'm trying to use Cloudflare to provide https access to an s3 bucket. I've setup the CNAME entry in Cloudfront with pointing to the bucket and I've verified I can access it via http but when I try and ...
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SSL error, unable to find valid certification path to requested target

I'm new to ssl so forgive me. I set up a site with ssl and all the online checks (eg. https://ssltools.websecurity.symantec.com/checker/views/certCheck.jsp) show that it is set up correctly and the ...
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Chef Issue bootstrapping windows VM using winrm via https

Chef Server(RHEL 6.5): 11.16.4 Windows endpoint: Windows 2008 The bootstrapping works fine over http (with winrm config allowUnEncrypeted = true and basic auth = true). Now we are trying same thing ...
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What will happen if I force https for my image hosting site via .htaccess but embed an image with an http link? [closed]

I've built myself a small image hosting service for my own projects and I recently switched the site to https which works perfectly. Now I made a .htaccess file with a rewrite rule as described here ...
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Squid delays logs for some CONNECT requests for Chrome clients

I'm running Squid 3.3.8 on Ubuntu 14.04.1 as a regular proxy without any SSL intercept tricks. When I visit a HTTPS site on a client using the Internet Explorer, all CONNECT requests are logged just ...
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What effect does https traffic have on web cache proxy servers?

I just took two university courses on computer security and internet programming. I was thinking about this the other day: Web cache proxy servers cache popular content from servers on the web. This ...
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using nodejs https module with ssl certificate proxy with nginx without adding ssl certificate in nginx

I am using nodejs https module with nginx proxy. I have multiple ssl certificate and I want to run all https sites using node without adding all certificates in nginx ssl server. Is any way to proxy ...
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Mysterious Terminal Server HTTPS issue

The University I work for recently got into Terminal Servers, and one of them has been plagued by an unusual HTTPS issue where, after enough users have logged in and logged out, eventually users can ...
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Signed ssl certificate not working on EBS AWS for Java Spring webapp

I am looking for help getting HTTPS working on my AWS EBS wepapp. I have loaded the cert into AWS however I still cannot connect to my site via HTTPS. My application uses Spring 4.1 and Spring ...
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I can't get https://sendsonar.com working but sendsonar.com and https://www.sendsonar.com work just fine

I'm trying to get our domain - https://sendsonar.com - to go to https://www.sendsonar.com but for some reason this is failing. Here's the curl output: yo@ubuntu-i386:~/Sonar$ curl -kvI ...
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nginx force ssl exception

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 with nginx installed and SSL installed on main domain, which works fine. I have even parked 5-6 other domains with main domain. If I go to any of those domains, I get an SSL ...
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Are connections on a private network secure enough to not use HTTPS? [closed]

I have (for example) 2 digital ocean droplets that can talk through their local network. I can use the local ip and not the public ip. If I need to pass sensitive info between those two servers can I ...
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Block website with HTTPS?

I hope my question is on topic on Server Fault. If not, please excuse me and point me into the right direction. Is it possible to block a site with HTTPS? I have a website that I would like to make ...
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RPC over HTTPS with Linux Web App

I have a PHP/MySQL web application that runs on a Linux server running postfix. I use a phpmailer script which I can configure to relay via IMAP/SSL for accounts with valid login credentials. I have ...
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Nginx: Prevent non-www address from redirecting to www?

My site uses both www and non-www addresses for our site (dcturano.com). The problem I'm having is that the server is redirecting non-www traffic to www traffic. How do I prevent this? server { ...
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HTTPS warning: works on desktop, warning on mobile

I installed a wildcard SSL certificate (*.vht.com) for my work and accessing the following website in chrome (or any desktop browser) https://tours.vht.com/fsviewer3/fss2.html works, but when trying ...
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Apache SSL configuration does not take effect

I configured a site to be served via SSL on my server but it's not available at all. $ nmap localhost PORT STATE SERVICE 22/tcp open ssh 25/tcp open smtp 80/tcp open http My firewall ...
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nginx ignore https for all but one domain

I've recently set up a VPS with a couple of websites running on it (all using different domains) using nginx to proxy requests to the correct application. I've a valid SSL certificate for one of ...
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nginx redirect loop with proxy_pass and $http + CloudFlare

My nginx configuration works great until I add a redirect that forces HTTPS. The working config before the redirect is is: server { listen 80; listen 443 default_server ssl; server_name ...
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How to change response of HTTPS request, or force a redirect from HTTPS to HTTP?

I work for an ISP. We implemented a system where if a subscriber runs out of money in his account, then his browser will only show a specific HTML page. From page subscriber could be found, for ...
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Where do I find the SSL configuration for a tomcat 6 web server?

I've inherited a small secure web application that runs on a single Tomcat 6 web server on a machine running Amazon Linux. I need to disable the SSLv3 fallback, but I just can't find where the HTTPS ...
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nginx and SSL redirect

I have a nginx server which I use as a proxy. I want to have all requests forwarded as normal http requests, expect request to api.mydomain.org, those request I want to run with ssl/https. This works ...
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HAProxy 1.5 SSL and many website

Actually I'm hosting hundred website on Apache2 with some HTTP and some HTTPS, I'm preparing a new hosting infrastructure and I'm using HAProxy to loadbalance all my HTTP and HTTPS query on my ...
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Nginx Enable HTTPS/SSL when forwarding to other URL

Currently, I'm working with an AWS Ubuntu EC2 instance, running a Node.js app on port 3000, that has an Nginx reverse proxy. I have been trying to enable HTTPS and add a SSL certificate and I've been ...