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SSL Inspection Broken - Wikipedia

Question asked by Gregory Link on Jul 27, 2018
Latest reply on Jul 27, 2018 by Henrique Sauer Silva


It seems we've always had issues off and on with Checkpoints SSL Inspection and are routinely needing to bypass sites/IPs on a regular basis, so thought I would reach out to see if this is the norm or if I'm missing something.  How are other people handling this?


A great example came up today with Wikipedia (see below). 

We are running RR77.30 - Build 092   

   HOTFIX_R77_30_JUMBO_HF    Take: 286


Your Browser's Connection Security is Outdated

English: Wikipedia is making the site more secure. You are using an old web browser that will not be able to connect to Wikipedia in the future. Please update your device or contact your IT administrator.

We are removing support for non forward secret ciphers, specifically AES128-SHA, which your browser software relies on to connect to our sites. This is usually caused by using some ancient browsers or user agents like old Nokia smartphones or Sony Playstation3 gaming consoles. Also it could be interference from corporate or personal "Web Security" software which actually downgrades connection security.

You must upgrade your browser or otherwise fix this issue to access our sites. This message will remain until Aug 1, 2018. After that date, your browser will not be able to establish a connection to our servers at all.