SSL with OperaMail leads to STARTTLS negotiation failed in the
ken at oceana.com
Sun May 11 14:31:49 EDT 2003
Christian Schulte wrote:
> Sebastian Hagedorn wrote:
>> -- "Stephen L. Ulmer" <ulmer at ufl.edu> is rumored to have mumbled on
>> Sonntag, 11. Mai 2003 12:04 Uhr -0400 regarding Re: SSL with OperaMail
>> leads to STARTTLS negotiation failed in the logs ?:
>>> cs> So I have a self-signed ca certificate then and you mean that
>>> cs> could be the problem ?
>>> What I meant was that if you didn't issue client certificates and use
>>> them for authentication, I thought that STARTTLS would fail.
>> No. STARTTLS works perfectly fine without client certificates.
> So why does imap over SSL on port 993 work and STARTTLS on port 143 not
> where it should ? ;-)
My guess is that your client doesn't support TLSv1 and the associated
ciphers (as required by RFC 2595). If its simply trying to do SSLv2/v3
within the STARTTLS command, its not going to work. Eudora has the same
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