If you receive

Internet Explorer cannot open the Internet site https://<address>.
An error occurred in the secure channel support.

This may be due to reinstalling Service Pack 3 for Windows NT 4.0 after you installed Internet Explorer.

To fix this:

Click Start and Run and type:

regsvr32 rsabase.dll and then click OK.

If you reapply Service Pack 3 for Windows NT 4.0 after IE is installed, choose No when you are prompted to replace newer files.