Tag: encryption

  • Trust not ye dodgy CAs

    Because I don’t follow security advisories religiously, & check my site certs only when I think I need to (i.e. a little time before they expire), I missed the near unanimous decision to distrust StartCom as a Certificate Authority. Instead, I found out by attempting to show a friend my evolution simulator. My recently updated […]

  • Eric Mill’s Switch to HTTPS Now, For Free is excellent

    I just read this little gem by Eric Mill, and decided to give it a try. Despite a CA problem with the latest version of Firefox, this went surprisingly well. https://konklone.com/post/switch-to-https-now-for-free I was slightly disappointed that WordPress uses absolute addresses to it’s resources with an HTTP class. Should it not use relative paths for locally […]