2 thoughts on “IE Protected Mode + SSL?

  1. You should check to see with the SECURE attribute is being set on your cookies (use the F12 developer tools or Fiddler). If it is, you’ll see this behavior on ALL browsers.

    If not, then the problem is quite likely that you have in the Trusted Zone and http://whatever.com isn’t also in the Trusted Zone. If that’s your configuration, then yes, Protected Mode is the root cause of the issue, which I’ve explained much more completely here:


Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s