<h1 id="secureconnectionrequestexpectedpublicencryptionkeyismissingorinvalid">Secure connection request expected: Public encryption key is missing or invalid</h1> <hr /> <h2 id="problem">Problem</h2> <p>You tried to establish the connection but the attempt resulted in the following error: “<strong>Secure connection request expected: Public encryption key is missing or invalid</strong>”.</p> <hr /> <h2 id="suggestionsandresolution">Suggestions and Resolution</h2> <p>This error message means that encryption has not been configured correctly between these two clients. Please refer to the <a href="https://www.cloudberrylab.com/blog/safe-remote-desktop-with-cloudberry-remote-assistant/">this article</a> that explains how to establish an encrypted connection.</p>