2110099 : Unencrypted HTTP traffic over SSL has been detected

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Unencrypted HTTP traffic over the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) port has been detected. SSL is a security protocol used to privately communicate over the Internet. Unencrypted HTTP traffic over the SSL port could indicate that an attacker is attempting to conduct malicious activity.

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This signature detects a valid HTTP request and response on port 443 that is not encrypted.

False Positive:Some servers may be configured (or misconfigured) so that they accept unencrypted HTTP traffic on port 443 and if so, the traffic may be considered legitimate.

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No remedy currently available.

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