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While using Ansible to manage some AWS based Windows machines, when connecting using the IP as destination, on some machines I'm getting an SSL Error

credssp: HTTPSConnectionPool(host='18.217.233.26', port=5986): Max retries exceeded with url: /wsman (Caused by SSLError(SSLError(\"bad handshake: SysCallError(-1, 'Unexpected EOF')\",),))", "unreachable": true}

In wireshark it looks like TCP RST is sent by server

When connecting using hostname or FQDN the connection succeeds.

I don't see any relevant log in the event logs on WSMan side.

Anybody have any experience with setting up winrm for Ansible and can assist?

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I faced the same error .. You probably want to run ConfigureRemotingForAnsible.ps1 script with -ForceNewSSLCert option on your remote machines.

.\ConfigureRemotingForAnsible.ps1 -ForceNewSSLCert
  • Also, when logged in to remote machine Run as Admin Powershell: $ winrm qc To check how your machine is currently setup. – Roadkillon101 Dec 21 '18 at 21:14

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