How do you configure Fiddler to decrypt HTTPS traffic?

Experience Level: Junior
Tags: Tools

Answer

In order to make Fiddler capture and decrypt HTTPS traffic as well, follow the following steps:

  • Click Tools-Options
  • Select tab HTTPS
  • Check Capture HTTPS CONNECTs
  • Check Decrypt HTTPS traffic

The decrypted traffic will then be visible in Session List and you will be able to use Inspectors to visualize the unencrypted content of requests and responses.

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