I have set up an ubuntu guest for Rails development in a Windows7-hosted virtual box. The windows workstation is a behind an extremely strict firewall with often fluctuating rules.
The ubuntu host seems to be unable to connect to hosts relying on SSL certificates.
- trying to connect to https://google.com via chrome brings up the "This site's security certificate is not trusted!" error. Same with Firefox.
- trying to use curl with a secure site results in: curl: (60) SSL certificate problem, verufy that the CA cert is OK. Details: error: 14090086:SSL routines:SSL_GET_SERVER_CERTIFICATE:certificate verify failed
- trying to install ruby gems fails with "... certificate verify failed ... error"
Any solutions, including instructions on how to diagnose this? I have tried adding certificated from