PrerequisitesInstall an SSL certificate from a Certificate Authority. For instructions, see How to request an SSL certificate from a certificate authority.
ConfigurationOpen the [install-dir]/conf/crossdomain.xml file in a text editor and change the <allow-access-from> line to <allow-access-from domain="*" secure="false" />. The modified contents should look like the following:
<?xml version="1.0"?> <!DOCTYPE cross-domain-policy SYSTEM "http://www.adobe.com/xml/dtds/cross-domain-policy.dtd"> <cross-domain-policy> <allow-access-from domain="*" secure="false" /> <site-control permitted-cross-domain-policies="all"/> </cross-domain-policy>
PlaybackTo test HTTPS playback using Adobe Flash Player (San Jose/Adobe HTTP Dynamic Streaming), do the following:
Wowza Streaming Engine and Wowza Media Server (version 3.5 and later)
Double-click [install-dir]/examples/VideoOnDemandStreaming/FlashHTTPPlayer/player.html, enter the information below, and then click the Connect button.
Wowza Media Server (version 3.1.2 and earlier)
Double-click [install-dir]/examples/SimpleVideoStreaming/clientOSMF/bin-release/SimpleOSMFPlayer.html, enter the information below, and then click the Play button.
How to fix intermittent HTTP/SSL padding exceptionA bug in the Oracle Java Development Kit (JDK) affects connections that use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) certificates. Occasionally the SSL handshake fails during Diffie-Hellman key exchange and the connection hangs. For more information, see How to fix intermittent HTTP/SSL failure (padding exception).
- How to request an SSL certificate from a certificate authority
- How to set up Microsoft Smooth Streaming playback across HTTP
Updated: For Wowza Media Server 3.5.0 on 11-29-2012.
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