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Error code: SEC_ERROR_UNKNOWN_ISSUER

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Within the last two weeks I've been sporadically getting this error on Firefox. Rebooting fixes the issue but it persists despite a clean reinstall. Is this an issue with Avast or is it a symptom of something more insidious?

support.mozilla.org uses an invalid security certificate. The certificate is not trusted because the issuer certificate is unknown. The server might not be sending the appropriate intermediate certificates. An additional root certificate may need to be imported. Error code: SEC_ERROR_UNKNOWN_ISSUER

https://support.mozilla.org/1/firefox/59.0.3/WINNT/en-US/security-error

Peer’s Certificate issuer is not recognized.

HTTP Strict Transport Security: false HTTP Public Key Pinning: false

Certificate chain:


BEGIN CERTIFICATE-----

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END CERTIFICATE-----
BEGIN CERTIFICATE-----

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END CERTIFICATE-----

Isisombululo esikhethiwe

Hi Kazing

The issuer of the certificate is your Avast security software.

Subject 	C=US, ST=California, L=Mountain View, O=Mozilla Foundation, OU=WebOps, CN=support.mozilla.org
Issuer 	OU=generated by avast! antivirus for SSL/TLS scanning, O=avast! Web/Mail Shield, CN=avast! Web/Mail Shield Root

See this article about how to proceed with Avast.

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Isisombululo Esikhethiwe

Hi Kazing

The issuer of the certificate is your Avast security software.

Subject 	C=US, ST=California, L=Mountain View, O=Mozilla Foundation, OU=WebOps, CN=support.mozilla.org
Issuer 	OU=generated by avast! antivirus for SSL/TLS scanning, O=avast! Web/Mail Shield, CN=avast! Web/Mail Shield Root

See this article about how to proceed with Avast.

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Thanks for the prompt response,looks like I was worried over nothing.

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You're welcome.