[thelist] SSL browser differences

Stuart Young drstuey at gmail.com
Tue Mar 7 20:20:49 CST 2006

What would be the reason why our SSL certificate shows up as insecure in
Opera, but secure in other browsers?

Opera shows:
This site is using an outdated encryption method currently classified as
insecure. It cannot sufficiently protect sensitive data. Do you wish to

Firefox shows:
Web Site Identity Verified
The website www.example.com supports authentication for the page you are
viewing. The identity of this website has been verified by Thawte Consulting
cc, a certificate authority you trust for this purpose.

Connection Encrypted: High-grade Encryption (RC4 128 bit)
The page you are viewing was encrypted before being transmitted over the

IE 6 shows:
This certificate is OK.


This is the gmail account of Stuart Young
Pt Chev, Auckland, Aotearoa New Zealand

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