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Mon Mar 20, 2017, 03:09 PM

signing in gets me a warning about insecure connection...

Something new from Firefox. Should I be worried? Should I do something?

https://support.mozilla.org/t5/Protect-your-privacy/Insecure-password-warning-in-Firefox/ta-p/27861

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Reply signing in gets me a warning about insecure connection... (Original post)
oldcynic Mar 20 OP
heaven05 Mar 20 #1
Dr Hobbitstein Mar 20 #2
Hokie Mar 20 #3
Dr Hobbitstein Mar 20 #4

Response to oldcynic (Original post)

Mon Mar 20, 2017, 03:14 PM

1. I'm getting the same warning,

yet I get the firefox warning on a lot of connections...don't know if it's something to worry about yet. I've not had any problems as of yet???

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Response to oldcynic (Original post)

Mon Mar 20, 2017, 03:17 PM

2. It's because the DU servers use http, not https.

HTTPS is secure, HTTP is not. Nothing can be done on your end, the admins should look into utilizing https.

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Response to Dr Hobbitstein (Reply #2)

Mon Mar 20, 2017, 03:58 PM

3. Skinner said it was on the to do list

This was a change that was made in Firefox 52.0.

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Response to Hokie (Reply #3)

Mon Mar 20, 2017, 04:39 PM

4. Good to hear. nt

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