Installing a Self-signed certificate on Firefox

Firefox will reject connections with self-signed certificates by default. In order to connect to FastX via the web with Forefox when using a self-signed certificate follow these instructions. Remember self-signed certificates should only be used when testing FastX. Trusted SSL certificates should be used during production.

  1. Open Firefox
  2. Navigate to your FastX server webpage e.g.
  3. Firefox will display a warning prompt
  4. Click “I understand the risks”
  5. Click “Add Exception”
  6. Make sure “Permanently store this exception” is checked
  7. Click “Confirm Security Exception”
  8. Your certificate should now be installed and you can continue testing FastX