Error codes

This page explains common error codes:

ERR_DNSSEC_BOGUS

Beacon was unable to verify the site’s identity because DNSSEC validation failed (“bogus” state). This error may be temporary contact the site administrator if the issue persists.

ERR_DNSSEC_PINNED_KEY_NOT_IN_CERT_CHAIN

This site uses a key secured by DNSSEC. However, it sent unusual credentials that didn’t match the dnssec secured key. This may be caused by a MITM proxy intercepting web traffic.

A validated TLSA RRSet exists but no certificate matches any of the TLSA records.

ERR_HNS_IS_SYNCING

Beacon is not ready to verify this site’s identity just yet. It’s still communicating with other peers to sync block headers. This error should resolve in a few seconds.

ERR_HNS_NO_PEERS

Beacon is still looking for peers on the Handshake network. This error should resolve in a few seconds, so try reloading the page or check active peers by opening beacon://hns-internals

ERR_HNS_PEER_TIMED_OUT

Timed out requesting proofs from a peer. This error is temporary try reloading the page.