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POODLE : Secure SSL configuration on apache

What is POODLE? POODLE stands for Padding Oracle On Downgraded Legacy Encryption Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures: CVE-2014-3566 What is POODLE attack? A man-in-the-middle exploit, which takes advantage of Internet and security software clients’ fallback to SSL 3.0 The attack occurs … Continue reading

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Error during apache httpd starup

1. “[error] Init: SSLPassPhraseDialog builtin is not supported on Win32” Reason – Apache has been installed on windows and unable to start because HTTPS  configuration. Solution – a. Remove/comment SSLPassPhrase context fromssl.conf or httpd.conf b. Make a copy of the … Continue reading

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Create a self signed dummy SSL certificate in APACHE

* Generating a Private Key and CSR We assume you have openssl module/package installed on your system or server . The openssl toolkit is used to generate an RSA Private Key and CSR (Certificate Signing Request). It can also be … Continue reading

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