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Secure protocol

Postby JDHURF » Sun Jan 07, 2018 1:12 am

I've noticed that this site relies upon a protocol that is not secure. Every browser warns about visiting this site. Perhaps implementing HTTPS would be useful. I know that I'm no enthusiast of insecure sites.
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Re: Secure protocol

Postby The Comrade » Sun Jan 07, 2018 1:39 am

we like to live dangerously around here.
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Re: Secure protocol

Postby JDHURF » Sun Jan 07, 2018 1:58 am

Perhaps it's partly responsible for so few remaining users and no new ones. I doubt a new visitor is likely to look around much if their browser immediately warns them that this site is not secure.
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Re: Secure protocol

Postby exploited » Sun Jan 07, 2018 3:05 am

The s is for suckers.

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Re: Secure protocol

Postby uebermann » Sun Jan 07, 2018 3:21 am

I use HTTPS extension/plugin by default so hadn't really paid any attention. Galt or I can look into this, but it may be a couple weeks before I have much free time. I don't think the process is terribly complicated on the host site at least.
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Re: Secure protocol

Postby spacemonkey » Mon Jan 08, 2018 12:54 pm

No super duper top secret stuff on here. What would be hacked that is worthy? Well, excluding some of my comments maybe, lol.
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Re: Secure protocol

Postby uebermann » Thu Jan 11, 2018 3:20 pm

SSL should be installed soon. Waiting on certification validation. I'll go ahead and force HTTPS via htaccess file as well once it is confirmed working.
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Re: Secure protocol

Postby uebermann » Thu Jan 11, 2018 3:47 pm

looks like it is added and working. try going to https://political-crossfire.com now and see if any problems
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Re: Secure protocol

Postby JDHURF » Thu Jan 11, 2018 9:00 pm

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Outstanding.
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Re: Secure protocol

Postby uebermann » Fri Jan 12, 2018 1:00 pm

HTTPS is now being forced via .htaccess. simply putting in "political-crossfire.com" should now automatically redirect to secure instead
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