Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 103817
random SSL connection issues with MSIE 6.0 - specially using proxy from MS
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:38:05 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.0; Crazy Browser
1.0.5; .NET CLR 1.1.4322)
Description of problem:
SSL connection issues with MSIE 6.0
Mostly with second page on the same site and MS proxy as proxy.
RH Linux 7.3
Linux pollux 2.4.18-10smp #1 SMP Wed Aug 7 11:17:48 EDT 2002 i686 unknown
Standard SSL configuration in httpd.conf
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
mod_ssl-2.8.12-2, apache-1.3.27-2, openssl-0.9.6b-28
Steps to Reproduce:
1. connect via proxy
2. open site
3. open popup window
Actual Results: The popup window left blank. The IE mus close to go on.
Expected Results: The popup window should show another web page
A account can be setup for testing.
It also can reproduced with squid.
If the user use HTTP (without SSL) there is no such issue.
Red Hat apologizes that these issues have not been resolved yet. We do want to
make sure that no important bugs slip through the cracks.
Red Hat Linux 7.3 and Red Hat Linux 9 are no longer supported by Red Hat, Inc.
They are maintained by the Fedora Legacy project (http://www.fedoralegacy.org/)
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Any bug still open against Red Hat Linux 7.3 or 9 at the end of 2006 will be
closed 'CANTFIX'. Again, if this bug still exists in a current release, or is a
security issue, please change the product as necessary. We thank you for your
help, and apologize again that we haven't handled these issues to this point.
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Closing as CANTFIX.