How to start using Confluence CLI given there is an exection invoking a simple command such as login for example

I am getting this error on both client and plugin versions when attempting to execute a simple login command

Unable to log in to server: https://<domain>/rpc/soap-axis/confluenceservice-v1with user: admin. Cause: ; nested exception is: javax.net.ssl.SSLException: Received fatal alert: bad_record_mac


How can i possibly get passed this blocker and start using the system?

I've read through this document already (https://bobswift.atlassian.net/wiki/display/ACLI/Installation+and+Use) , have verified the requirements but still getting this error

Thanks. Any help is very much appreicated.

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You're using an SSL connection and your CLI connection is not providing the right certificates or protocols, so the server won't let it in.

Try this first:

openssl s_client -connect myconfluenceserver:443 -msg -debug
It usually tells you more about what is going wrong

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