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ECMWF

ECaccess: Secure Connection Falied

For some time now, the security policy of Firefox and Seamonkey does not allow to access several ECMWF (and probably also other) sites. You can not reach the ECMWF login page and the ecaccess gateways to change settings for e.g. ectrans. Instead you will get a message Secure Connection Failed.

Workaround

Fortunately, there is a workaround:
Hans de Vries, © KNMI, Jan 5, 2017