If you have reached this technology tutorial, it is because you were previously browsing and when you accessed a website you received the following message in your browser “There is a problem with the security certificate of this website” . First of all, calm down because it is not a virus or anything similar , in fact, it is a fairly common error. Below we explain how to fix and remove the security certifier from your browser on Android and Windows quickly and easily .
Why Does My Browser Tell Me That There Are Some Problems With The Security Certificate Of This Site ?
The origin of the problems with the security certificate when browsing the Internet is usually due to several reasons:
- Critical error the security certificate is invalid or the web has not implemented it correctly.
- Google considers that the web can intercept the data that is sent to the server so it is not trusted (The connection is not private) .
Normally, if there are problems with the security certificate of this website, it is usually due to the fact that the portal did not implement the ssl certificate correctly or it may even be due to the fact that we do not have the current time on our PC , since if we have a date on our computer very prior to the creation of the SSL security certificate of that website we will not be able to enter since at those dates, said certificate did not exist.
A practical example, you can change the date of your PC to the year 2000, if you try to enter Facebook.com you will have problems with the security certificate .
How to fix There is a problem with the security certificate of this website
Below we will see 2 ways to solve security certificate problems on both Android and PC .
How To Fix The Security Certificate Is Invalid On Android
If we experienced an SSL connection error on our mobile, it may be because we are trying to access a website that tries to collect our data. However, if we are sure that it is a trusted website such as YouTube or Facebook, we can try the following to solve it.
Fix Android SSL Connection Error
To solve the message that there is a problem with the security certificate of this website in Android , we will try to clear the cache of our browser. To do this we must go to “Settings”.
Once inside we enter the section that says “Applications and Notifications” , as in the photo.
Among all the list we look for the browser with which we have received the message related to the security certificate of the server is not valid yet . In my case, the browser I use is Google Chrome.
Once inside we will see several options, the one that interests us the most is “Storage” , we enter inside.
This is where we must “Clear Cache” and “Clear Storage” of our browser, in this way we can eliminate certificate problems when browsing on Android .
How To Fix The Security Certificate Is Invalid In Windows
To solve and remove the certificate error in Internet Explorer or Google Chrome , all we have to do is go to the bottom right of our desktop and follow these steps:
- Give the right mouse button on the time .
- We enter «Date and Time Settings» .
Fix Security Certificate Error When Browsing in Windows
This is where we can do 2 things either activate the automatic time adjustment (recommended) or change the date and time manually.
I hope that with this tutorial you have removed the message “there is a problem with the security certificate of this website” both on Android and on PC , if you have any questions, you can always leave me a comment, I promise to answer. Do not forget to share this article with your social networks , please, that would help me a lot to continue doing more work like this… thank you very much!