FIX: A System.Net.WebException occurs when you run an application to send HTTPS Web requests to a server in an embedded device
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PrerequisitesThere are no prerequisites to install this hotfix.
Restart requirementYou do not have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.
Hotfix replacement informationThis hotfix does not replace any other hotfixes.
File informationThe English version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.
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- Do not use the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) mechanism to make the Web request.
- Reconfigure the server to avoid generating empty encryption packets.
- Build a device-side Web proxy that calls the Security Support Provider Interface (SSPI) functions directly, and then set your managed application calls into the proxy.
For more information about the empty SSL packet detector, visit the following Microsoft Developer Network (MSDN) Web site:
Article ID: 970549 - Last Review: 05/20/2009 01:05:51 - Revision: 1.1
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