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Offline PJ26

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Website not secure?
« on: April 29, 2018, 02:35:15 PM »
I don’t know if this is important or not.  I use an iPad to access the site and when I go to enter my username and password it says in red at the top “! Website Not Secure”. Is this a known issue?  Thanks.

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Re: Website not secure?
« Reply #1 on: April 29, 2018, 04:27:11 PM »
Yes, I see that also ~ but ```




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Re: Website not secure?
« Reply #2 on: May 23, 2018, 12:43:07 PM »
Do you use Chrome? IIRC it warns about non-HTPPs sites nowadays. Perhaps Safari does the same.
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Re: Website not secure?
« Reply #3 on: May 23, 2018, 05:40:53 PM »
Chrome used to warm me about oc.net. I doesn't anymore for some reason. I don't think I changed anything.
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Re: Website not secure?
« Reply #4 on: May 23, 2018, 07:50:46 PM »
I’d imagine that a secure site and certificate costs more. Unless I’m entering financial or personal info, I don’t care if the site is encrypted. I just hope the hacker who ends up jacking my account doesn’t start posting quiche recipes. Cheesecake recipes would be cool, though.

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Re: Website not secure?
« Reply #5 on: May 23, 2018, 10:35:14 PM »
FWIW, the Electronic Frontier Foundation has established a free certificate service to encourage more websites to be secured: https://letsencrypt.org
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Re: Website not secure?
« Reply #6 on: May 24, 2018, 09:09:19 AM »
Secure web sites (url beginning https) are slower and burn more data/bandwidth than non-secure sites.

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Re: Website not secure?
« Reply #7 on: May 24, 2018, 02:02:30 PM »
Secure web sites (url beginning https) are slower and burn more data/bandwidth than non-secure sites.
So one shouldn't use the same password as there banking institutions.  Gotcha


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« Reply #8 on: May 24, 2018, 02:32:11 PM »
Or just be like me and have no money to steal ;D
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Re: Website not secure?
« Reply #9 on: May 24, 2018, 02:50:59 PM »
Or just be like me and have no money to steal ;D
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Re: Website not secure?
« Reply #10 on: Yesterday at 06:38:13 AM »
Secure web sites (url beginning https) are slower and burn more data/bandwidth than non-secure sites.

That is a problem in Western counties from which most of OC.net is from? Around here practically everyone has a smartphone with unlimited data plan.
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« Reply #11 on: Yesterday at 11:11:06 AM »
Secure web sites (url beginning https) are slower and burn more data/bandwidth than non-secure sites.

That is a problem in Western counties from which most of OC.net is from? Around here practically everyone has a smartphone with unlimited data plan.

Most people do here, too. I think he's speaking from an admin side. The reason the website is not secure might be because making it so would be more expensive for Anastasios.
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Re: Website not secure?
« Reply #12 on: Yesterday at 08:23:55 PM »
That is a problem in Western counties from which most of OC.net is from? Around here practically everyone has a smartphone with unlimited data plan.
In the US cellular service is between 2 to 3 times as expensive as in much of Europe.  Only recently have unlimited plans started to be offered, starting with T-mobile, whose major owner is an European company, Deutsche Telekom.
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