SSLErrorrxrecordtoo_long error message in the browser when loading your website.
Cause of the problem
The usual cause is that the implementation of SSL on your server is not correct. The error is usually caused by a server-side problem which the server administrator will need to investigate.
Here are steps to take when troubleshooting this error:
- Make sure that the
443port is open on your system. This is essential as it is the default port for HTTPS communication
- Make sure that SSL is running on port
443. If SSL is running on the nonstandard port, the Firefox browser may throw this error.
- Make sure that you don't have more than one SSL certificate sharing the same IP address. Ensure that all SSL certificates utilize their own dedicated IP.
- If using Apache2, check your host config and make the following change if
necessary: set the
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Solved: Invalid command ‘SSLEngine
This frequently happens on fresh Apache servers. When Apache starts it reads through the configuration files. When it encounters `SSLEngine` directive, it considers it as unknown. This is caused by the fact that the server’s basic configuration does not have `mod_ssl` module installed or enabled.Questions
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