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SSL required

  You need to access the page with SSL (Secure Sockets Layer), a method of encryption for improved security.
Server Error

403.4 - Forbidden: SSL is required to view this resource.

The page you are trying to access is secured with Secure Sockets Layer (SSL).

Error messages will differ depending on the web server and if replaced by the web site designers.
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Use a Secure Address
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You need to use a secure url address "https://" style rather than "http://".

If your browser has SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) disabled you will need to enable it. SSL is enabled by default.

To enable SSL, in Interenet Explorer:

  1. On the menubar, select Tools, Internet Options, and then select the Advanced Tab.

  2. Scroll down the long list of options, and near the end, check the option Use SSL 3.0.

  3. Press Ok.

To enable SSL in Firefox:

  1. On the menubar, select Tools, Options, and click on Advanced.

  2. Select the Encryption tab, and check the option Use SSL 3.0.

  3. Press Ok.
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  FaultWire Staff
Posted: 8-Oct-2008
  Official Explanation  
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[The following is written for the web site owner - FaultWire.]

Disable the Require secure channel option, or use HTTPS instead of HTTP to access the page.

(From Description of Microsoft Internet Information Services status codes)
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  "403.4 - SSL required" is only supported by Microsoft IIS (Internet Information Services) web servers.

The four hundred series of errors indicate something was sent to the remote web server incorrectly.
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