VMWare Server cannot connect to web interface SSL Handshake on client connection failed: SSL Exception

VMWare log: /var/log/vmware/hostd.log
SSL Handshake on client connection failed: SSL Exception


sudo /etc/init.d/vmware-mgmt restart
Stopping VMware management services:
   VMware Virtual Infrastructure Web Access
   VMware Server Host Agent                                           failed
Starting VMware management services:
   VMware Server Host Agent (background)                               done
   VMware Virtual Infrastructure Web Access

Solution - Restart vmware-mgmt and enable sslv2 in Firefox


Firefox - about:config
Set this to true:


security.enable_sslv2

Then restart Firefox and you'll be good to go.


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