Secure connection failed, No Steam logon, or A connection to the VAC servers could not be made

Question I am trying to connect to a secure game server, but I received the error message ‘SECURE CONNECTION FAILED’. Common causes: Connection Issues Security Software Background Applications Third-party Anti-Cheat Applications Answer This issue stems from four main sources: connection issues, security software, background applications and third-party anti-cheat applications. Connection Issues Firewalls and Routers If your computer is behind a router with a firewall, you must open the ports that Steam uses to connect to the Internet. Most embedded firewalls …

Read MoreSecure connection failed, No Steam logon, or A connection to the VAC servers could not be made