Query failed: connection to localhost:9312 failed (errno=111, msg=Connection refused). Mail & SSL - macOS Discussions on AppleInsider Forums Toggle navigation All Forums Recent Posts Sign In Mail & SSL glurx Posted: February 21, 2002 11:41PM in macOS edited January 2014 Mail now has a preference for connecting with SSL. None of my accounts support this. How about yours? Comments Reply 1 of 3 krazyfool Posts: 129member February 22, 2002 1:26AM [quote]Originally posted by glurx:<strong>Mail now has a preference for connecting with SSL. None of my accounts support this. How about yours?</strong><hr></blockquote>3 accounts I was very happy to see this feature. I even sent an email to apple requesting it Reply 2 of 3 retrograde Posts: 503member February 22, 2002 4:14AM What accounts use SSL? And, for that matter, what the heck is SSL and what does it do?Just throwing my ignorance wide open for all to see Reply 3 of 3 wmf Posts: 1,164member February 22, 2002 8:59PM Secure Socket Layer (SSL) is an encryption layer that can be added to most protocols to prevent bad guys from seeing your passwords and other data that goes over the Net. Sign In or Register to comment.