HP iLO3 – ssl_error_bad_mac_alert error when connecting (Page cannot be found)
This week we had a HP server here at the Sheffield Data Centre to rack for a customer which had an iLO that had never been used, and as such was stuck on a _very_ old version (1.10).
When opening the iLO in Internet Explorer, after the HTTPS redirect page, all I got was “This page can’t be displayed”, even though the URL was correct. Trying the same URL in FireFox gave something a bit more useful – “ssl_error_bad_mac_alert”.
A bit of searching found that TLS 1.2 in modern browsers is too new f...