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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Selecting a certificate authority for https

How do I select a certificate authority in order to use https rather than http? What criteria should I have in mind when looking? It seems that there are both paid (like year plans) and free ...
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Configure IIS7.5 to only accept SSL requests to specific hostnames

I know with http sites I can configure it to listen for specific hostnames and you can add several bindings, it ignores the rest which is great. I also know I can rename my ssl cert friendly name to ...
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Redirect multiple sites (HTTP and HTTPS) to a single page (ngxin - ubuntu)

I've currently got a floating IP pointing at a server hosting a number of sites, some with SSL, others without. I need to shutdown, backup and resize said server - and was hoping to setup a simple ...
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Valid ranges for web site ports in IIS

In IIS for Windows, you can specify a port for a web site under "Edit Bindings". 80 is the default port and 443 is for a secure protocol. I'd like to get a complete list of valid port ranges that ...
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Serve multiple domains on Centos Server

I want to serve multiple domains on my server. Apache 2.2.3, Openssl 0.98 installed to my server. I create private key, crt files from startssl.com. Now I wrote ssl.conf like this. NameVirtualHost ...
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Https do not start in apache

I have been set ssl config on apache in my CentOS server. When I restart apache server, error occurs following this. [warn] module ssl_module is already loaded, skipping (98)Address already in ...
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Serve multiple domains on one ip and one port

I want to serve multiple domains on my CentOS server. I run servers on http. Now I want to run these servers on https using another certificates. I written ssl.conf like this. Listen 443 <...
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Wordpress SSL switch/rewrite base on request (fixing insecure content)

I have a small Wordpress site to share my hobby. My webhost is SSL enabled and I successfully set the "force SSL login" option. But because I started without SSL there are mixed protocols in the ...
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How to make Apache’s mod_rewrite redirect over HTTPS by default?

Let’s say I have a website that is available over HTTPS, e.g. https://example.com/foo. Consider the following .htaccess: RewriteBase / RewriteEngine On RewriteRule ^foo$ bar [R=301,L] Now, when I ...
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Linux HTTPS Header inspection

I need to inspect a part of the HTTPS traffic passing through my Linux (CentOS 6.5) router. In particular I need to know which destination web site host is being requested by the user. The user can be ...
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Non-existent ssl subdomain graceful 404 handling?

Running Apache/2.4.16 (Ubuntu). I have a certificate with 5 subdomains (app, cdn, api, m, www/home). I want undefined subdomains to 404. I guess https://domain.com/404 would be the appropriate place. ...
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Every https website chrome/IE shows “your connection is not private”

In the last couple of weeks, one PC here is getting that error for airbnb.com it is windows 8.1 Now, a new PC that runs Windows 7 Pro is getting the same error for all websites: airbnb, facebook, etc....
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IBM IHS Reverse Proxy Configuration

I am trying to setup a reverse proxy using IBM HTTP server and what I want to do is that user will hit a HTTP url to my reverse proxy server that will forward request internally to HTTPs server. ...
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Configuring SSL With Virtual Hosts under Apache and CentOS

I've got two websites being served from a CentOS instance. One of those has SSL enabled, the other is just served on port 80. So, http://siteone.com and https://siteone.com both work fine, as does ...
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Nginx proxy image/javascript hosted externally

I'm trying to proxy a javascript and image hosted by a external party with nginx I'm running my site on https and they only offer the files through http, I have already had contact with them about ...
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SNI server support with Plesk 12/CentOS7 & Letsencrypt [closed]

I've got myself Letsencrypt certificates, and finally - with some information fetched from the web - could install them correctly enough in order to get an A+ rating from ssllabs. However, Google (!) ...
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Install SSL on VPS Google App Engine for https

I have VPS Ubuntu 14 Server My GAE application on pyton. My Python application is using HTTP on Google App Engine. I have an SSL certificate for my domain, and I'd like my Google App Engine ...
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For SSL bridging, do HTTPS backends verify that the load balancer is using the same private key? If so, how?

We are using the F5 to perform load balancing. When using SSL bridging instead of termination, we generally use a wildcard on the front-end and a regular SSL cert on the HTTPS backend. However, there'...
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HTTPs Proxy Configuration

We have currently a setup hosting an SSL based web site say https://exapmle.com on IBM HTTP Server and is serving our internal network of customers. Now we need to expose this website to public IP ...
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Transparent HTTP/HTTPS domain filtering proxy [closed]

I want to set up a transparent HTTP/HTTPS proxy to filter outbound requests based on destination hostname (domain). The proxy itself should be non-intrusive and just forward traffic, not decrypt/...
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haproxy ssl ciphers

This was my ssl cipher setting in haproxy which I picked up from a haproxy thread: global ssl-default-bind-ciphers EECDH+ECDSA+AESGCM:EECDH+aRSA+AESGCM:EECDH+ECDSA+SHA384:EECDH+ECDSA+SHA256:EECDH+...
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Wildcard SSL Certificate on Multiple ELBs in VPC

I am very new to installation of certificates and AWS itself altogether. Now, in my current infrastructure I have 3 ELBs that are in a VPC. I have purchased a wildcard ssl certificate from COMODO ...
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ssl certificates from SSL Resellers - what are they reselling?

I've seen SSL resellers everywhere (such as namecheap for several of their options). How are they reselling? What are they reselling? Are there any security issues with them?
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IIS Rewrite: Redirect HTTP to HTTPS and vice versa, but not all sites

I'm struggling with redirect from HTTP to HTTPS and vice versa. What I want to achieve is the following. Redirect all ASPX-Pages from HTTP to HTTPS with the following exception. don't redirect ...
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Proxy wss through nginx (Connection reset by peer)

I have browser and server on ip-address a.b.c.d Now I have 2 possible URLs to server: Through Nginx from browser browser -> https://a.b.c.d/ -> server Through WSS from javascript browser -&...
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SSL mod_proxy issues in <location> bracket

I am having trouble with getting proxypass to work in apache. My configuration file is as follows: <VirtualHost 1.2.3.4:443> ServerName example.com ServerAlias www.example.org ...
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nginx: disable HTTP responses for SSL port completely

I have a private HTTPS server using nginx. Therefore, I don't care about browser compatibility nor HTTP to HTTPS redirection; I just want it to work in my environment and nowhere else. I have already ...
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Redirect loop when forcing SSL on Nginx server

Lately I have been trying to redirect to HTTPS using Nginx but I keep getting a redirect loop after I try to visit my site in a browser. Here is my full server block config file: server { listen ...
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SSLv3 support in Chrome 40+

One 1 machine I am using openssl 1.0.0m with only support for SSLv3 ciphers. I am also using Chrome 47 that uses this openssl server successfully. I am not setting SSLv3-fallback. On another machine ...
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How does TCP PSH and HTTPS works?

Right now I monitor traffic on my VPN server. I'm using tcpdump for it and it works pretty good. sudo tcpdump -n host SENDER_IP In this example you can see one HTTPS request from SENDER_IP to ...
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Cntlm error: too many open files

As the title says i have got some issues with Cntlm. I'm working with the 0.92.3 version and launched from the source code. What i am trying to do is starting Cntlm as a standalone proxy with ...
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How to serve Wowza amlst urls over https?

I got a web page that's using SSL. On the page there's a jwplayer that gets its stream from a Wowza server. If the visitor is running iOS a HLS stream with five different qualities will be served, ...
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Apache2 simplest redirect not working anymore

I am new at Server configurations, and I´m having a probably weird problem. I set up a webserver with success, even having a working redirect from http to https. And now, without knowingly changing ...
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Apache - delay over HTTPS but not HTTP

I have a problem with an Apache 2.4.7 on Ubuntu 14.04 (almost default settings), virtual cloud server. On a medium server load (about 2/3.0 cpu usage and tons of free memory) the time for ...
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What's the best practice: HTTPS at the webservice level or at the proxy level?

These days I had to deploy several web apps, like Jenkins or jupyter. These apps must be served through HTTPS. I was wondering if it's better to configure HTTPS on each app (listening port, ssl ...
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multiple https sites on the same with one IP:Port IIS 7.5

I have a Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 box running IIS 7.5 with two HTTPS sites. The server also runs Exchange 2010 so the Default Web Site uses HTTPS and i have another site which should also ...
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How to exclude a domain from redirection in Apache2

I have a blanket redirect setup on the server like this: <IfModule mod_rewrite.c> RewriteEngine On #redirect all port 80 traffic to 443 RewriteCond %{HTTPS} ...
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Squid forwarding to proxy in https

I've installed latest squid on Ubuntu server 14.04, my goal is to forward the entire traffic come from squid to 3rd side proxy. Client -> Squid -> External Proxy i managed to do it with cache_peer ...
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curl: (1) Protocol “https” not supported or disabled in libcurl

I've a CentOS6 vps on which O trying to access https url through curl it gives not supported error # curl https://google.com curl: (1) Protocol "https" not supported or disabled in libcurl Anyone ...
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force HTTP to HTTPS Centos 6.7 and Apache not working correctly

I tried adding to the .htaccess file RewriteEngine On RewriteCond %{SERVER_PORT} 80 RewriteRule ^(.*)$ https://mywebsite.com/$1 [R=301,:] I also tried (in the httpd.conf file) <VirtualHost *:80&...
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iis 7.5 http to https redirect not working and causing an error

I have a client whom has a site configured in iis7.5 running asp.net 4.0. The site is configured with a static IP address, with a valid wildcard cert, it has headers setup as wildcard leavemanagement....
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Force http on specific folder and maintain https on all others

I have a site as follows https://domain.com/app/ the site has a folder that houses web services. The path to which is https://domain.com/app/ws/api.php All this works fine, however I want the web ...
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Redirect all subdomains to main domain with HTTPS without a wildcard cert (nginx)

I have a domain name with a main site and a few vhosts. I want all sites (main and vhosts) to only be accessible through HTTPS (using HSTS), and I want non-existing subdomains to be redirected to the ...
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Redirect to non-www with HTTPS

I installed an apache webserver and created a website. Let's Encrypt is used for https. I followed the auto-configuration process and the non-www url works fine. But if I want to redirect https://www ...
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How do I redirect site request to www. while on HTTPS?

I am not able to redirect the https://example.org to https://www.example.org , here is how my configurations looks like: server { listen 443; server_name www.example.org; # ...
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Including Port number in HTTP HOST header causes Service Unavailable error

We have a WebService running on HTTPS. If I use SOAPUI and make request at: https://testservice.mydomain.com/WcfService.svc, it works fine. However the client reported they are getting 503 Service ...
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Disable https for a single file in apache

For a long time, I didn't use https on my linux server because I didn't find a decent CA that suits my needs. Now, Let's Encrypt (a new CA that provides free certificates) has launched their open beta ...
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How do I find the cause of http to https redirect loop?

I setup owncloud on a new box recently (Apache/2.4.10 Debian). This was before I got an ssl cert through Let's Encrypt. I've been trying to force http to https, but I always end up with redirect loops....
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Redirecting my site is not working

Ubuntu 14.04 and Server version: Apache/2.4.16 (Ubuntu) The redirect rule is not working or am I missing something ? When I type in the browser, I want to use https://teampass.domain.org, but ...
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Is reverse proxy chaining possible for HTTPS?

We have a public web server which needs to receive HTTPS requests from a customer system over HTTPS: Our system <--- HTTPS Reverse Proxy <-- Customer system Unfortunately the Customer ...