Insecure Login?

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Insecure Login?

Post by Tunnelcat » Tue Mar 07, 2017 1:58 pm

I just updated Firefox to version 52 today and now it's throwing a nag that the login page for this forum is not secure when I try to enter my password. I've also verified that there is a lock symbol with a red slash through it on the top browser link bar indicating that IS the case. Is this going to be a problem for keeping our passwords private and will the login page ever be made secure?
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Re: Insecure Login?

Post by Krom » Tue Mar 07, 2017 4:19 pm

Will happen on any site that doesn't have a HTTPS certificate, which includes both DBBs. Adding a SSL/HTTPS certificate would more than double the cost of hosting.
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Re: Insecure Login?

Post by vision » Tue Mar 07, 2017 4:44 pm

Let's Encrypt is not an option? Does anyone have command line access to the DescentBB.net server?
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Re: Insecure Login?

Post by Tunnelcat » Tue Mar 07, 2017 5:41 pm

Krom wrote:Will happen on any site that doesn't have a HTTPS certificate, which includes both DBBs. Adding a SSL/HTTPS certificate would more than double the cost of hosting.
OK, that's fine. They just updated Firefox to version 52 and now a flag drops down under the password line when you try to enter your password. I'd already noticed the slashed lock symbol in the address bar quite a while ago, but this is the first time that Firefox had a flag. Must be a new added feature. Oh well....
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Re: Insecure Login?

Post by Tunnelcat » Wed Mar 08, 2017 4:28 pm

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Re: Insecure Login?

Post by Hunter » Mon Mar 13, 2017 11:14 pm

You can get free SSL certificates now. If hosting is an issue, drop me a PM.
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