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Unable to reach some URLs e.g. github with Secure Connection Failed on FC18

asked 2018-05-05 02:29:28 -0600

hpadhy gravatar image

Hello there,

     I am trying to reach some URLs, I am seeing "Secure connection Failed" error. Folluing are my configurations,

FC version: firefox.i686 0:26.0-2.fc18 Uname -a: Linux localhost.localdomain 3.11.10-100.fc18.i686 #1 SMP Mon Dec 2 21:16:35 UTC 2013 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux Architecture: i686 CPU op-mode(s): 32-bit, 64-bit

Error Logs: Secure Connection Failed

An error occurred during a connection to github.com. Cannot communicate securely with peer: no common encryption algorithm(s). (Error code: sslerrornocypheroverlap)

The page you are trying to view cannot be shown because the authenticity of the received data could not be verified.
Please contact the website owners to inform them of this problem. Alternatively, use the command found in the help menu to report this broken site.
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answered 2018-05-05 04:24:57 -0600

villykruse gravatar image

Most likely your system is too old. A lot of the older ssl protocols has been disabled as being no longer secure enough.

It said "Error code: sslerrornocypheroverlap", that is, your system does not support any of the encryption protocols needed to talk to the server.

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