In FrontPage Explorer, when you open or create a new Web by
using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL), you may receive one of the following error
There is no server on port 443 at 'server
name'. You have selected the option 'Connect Using SSL'. This connection
problem may indicate that the server does not support Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
communications, or that it uses SSL communications on a different port number.
Unable to connect to server at
'xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx' on port 443 (socket code 13101).
xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx represents the host name or Internet Protocol (IP) address of
your FrontPage Web.
SSL connections require a security certificate. Socket code
13101 is generated when the security certificate is not from a recognized
certificate authority or when it is from a recognized certificate authority but
it cannot be read by FrontPage.
FrontPage 98 can correctly read public keys that begin with
values other than 1 if they are from a recognized certificate authority.
: FrontPage 98 does not support 128-bit encryption.
has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed
at the beginning of this article.
SSL is a World Wide Web feature that supports data
encryption and server authentication. All data sent to or from the client by
using SSL is encrypted.
You can obtain digital certificates from
Verisign or AT&T. For additional information, please visit either of the
following Web sites:
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FP: Error Message: Cannot Establish Secure Connection Using SSL