VeriSign Root Certificate. Out of date?

  pce240v 16:56 14 Jun 2004
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When I try to surf, I get a message that my 'VerySign Root Certificate is out of date' and the web sites are unobtainable.
There is a link to put the situation right, but that is unobtainable too. Help. Peter.

  keith-236785 17:08 14 Jun 2004

check your system date, if the date has reset itself to for example October 2000 then the certificates will be invalid.

if your clock/date has changed, double click it and change it back to todays date/time.

then you should be able to browse the web again.

  pce240v 17:22 14 Jun 2004

Thanks paperman27,
No, we are on June 14th 2004 at 20 past 5pm.
I wish it had been that simple. Peter

  keith-236785 18:20 14 Jun 2004

does your e-mail work ok?, if so then it must be the security settings in Internet explorer.

click tools/internet options

then click the security tab

and check that it is set as Medium. (default setting)

  pce240v 18:49 14 Jun 2004

Hi again, My security setting IS set to medium,
but one thing I have noticed is that the 'content advisor settings' at the top, is greyed out. Why would that be ? Peter

  pce240v 18:59 14 Jun 2004

Under ths 'content' tab, I think I may have clicked on 'clear SSL slate' how can I undo that ?

  VoG II 19:04 14 Jun 2004

Try click here How to Fix Problems with Content Advisor Missing Information

  pce240v 19:26 14 Jun 2004

Thanks VoG, I think this may have fixed the prob.
However, it would not let me do it wothout a password. Many thanks Peter

  pce240v 19:54 14 Jun 2004

Sorry chaps. Im still getting the message that my VeriSign Root Certificate is out of date. Its driving me nuts. Peter

  keith-236785 21:37 14 Jun 2004

what version of windows are you using?

  pce240v 21:56 14 Jun 2004

Hello again paperman27. I am using XP PRO.

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