Problems with SSL on IE

Igor Sysoev is at
Thu Mar 26 19:47:31 MSK 2009

On Thu, Mar 26, 2009 at 09:42:46AM -0400, Kurt Hansen wrote:

> Hello,
> I'm having problems getting a digital cert to work on IE, both versions 
> 6 and 7.
> It appears IE wants to only use SSLv2 when connecting. If I disable 
> SSLv2, IE refuses to connect at all.
> There are a few problems with using SSLv2. First, the default security 
> configuration for IE is to disable SSLv2. You have to change the 
> Internet Options to get it to work.
> Secondly, PCI (Payment Card Industry) Compliance isn't possible with 
> SSLv2 enabled.
> I'm using nginx v0.6.34. I installed it using an rpm from the Fedora 
> EPEL repository.
> Now, I'm not sure where the problem is, the version of nginx, OpenSSL, 
> how nginx was compiled for this rpm, or the digital cert. I think the 
> digital cert is OK since it is working on all other browsers.
> Are others having a problem with IE? Successes?
> If you want to look at the cert with the problem, here it is: 

In my test MSIE 6.0 does not like certificate on the site.

Igor Sysoev

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