Problems with SSL on IE

Igor Sysoev is at
Thu Mar 26 20:41:59 MSK 2009

On Thu, Mar 26, 2009 at 01:15:01PM -0400, Kurt Hansen wrote:

> Igor Sysoev wrote:
> >On Thu, Mar 26, 2009 at 09:42:46AM -0400, Kurt Hansen wrote:
> >  
> >>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.
> >  
> Thanks for checking!
> Yes, MSIE doesn't like the certifying authority. Maybe I have the CA 
> cert and the cert in the wrong order. I think they 
> root cause might by the SSLv3 not working, though.
> If it were just the cert, I'd get a warning but it would let me connect. 
> With this problem, it won't let me connect if SSLv2 is disabled on the 
> client or the server.

In SSLv2 mode the site sends the * cert only, so this is
the problem why MSIE does not like the cert.

As to SSLv3, could you show


directives ?

Igor Sysoev

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