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suzzpuss
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Your connection is not private NET::ERR_CERT_COMMON_NAME_INVALID

I can't get onto outlook to check my email on Chrome.  I get this message:

Your connection is not private

Attackers might be trying to steal your information from Personal email address removed for you privacy/safety (for example, passwords, messages, or credit cards).

NET::ERR_CERT_COMMON_NAME_INVALID

It's a worrying message.  What should I do?  I read on another forum that it might be my firewall blocking it but I've been on my McAfee account and can't work out how to change that.  I can get onto hotmail using internet explorer but I'd rather not.  Especially if this message is true.

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Re: Your connection is not private NET::ERR_CERT_COMMON_NAME_INVALID

Moved from General Discussion to Personal Firewall > Discussions

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Re: Your connection is not private NET::ERR_CERT_COMMON_NAME_INVALID

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                       I removed your personal email address for privacy/safety concerns. I suggest that you contact Technical Support to address your concerns. They are in a better position to assist you. Via Phone/Online Chat being by far the quickest.

                        Simply click on this link/select Country/Contact Support Portal Consumer

                       I might add they are available (Free) of charge 24/7.

Hope this helps...

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Re: Your connection is not private NET::ERR_CERT_COMMON_NAME_INVALID

Great.  Thanks.

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Re: Your connection is not private NET::ERR_CERT_COMMON_NAME_INVALID

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                        You are quite welcome. Please apprise us of your results.

Thank you

CD

Cliff
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Re: Your connection is not private NET::ERR_CERT_COMMON_NAME_INVALID

This has little if anything to do with McAfee software.  It has most to do with your system needing a DNS Flush and/or some LAN/WAN settings changed at least temporarily.

Support will most likely tell you that.   I would Google that ERR_CERT_COMMON_NAME_INVALID and you'll see lots of hits.

Seek advice from Chrome support or a forum devoted to your operating system if support doesn't fix it.

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