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    .htaccess file redirecting to

    So, I know virtually noting about the .htacess file other than some very basic ideas of what it is used for. Mine is huge (142 lines), I think primarily for the WordPress cache plugin I use, which makes it all that more confusing. But I digress. My current site will redirect...
  2. cageymaru

    Google Chrome Release 68 to Start Labeling HTTP Websites as Not Secure

    Google Chrome Release 68 will begin labeling HTTP websites as not secure. Google has been pushing for websites to switch to HTTPS for about a year, and now their day of reckoning is at hand. The update is scheduled to roll out tomorrow. Unencrypted sites to show "not secure" indicator For the...
  3. R

    Chrome Will Soon Mark All HTTP Pages As "Not Secure"

    Google has announced today that with the release of Chrome 68 in July, Chrome will mark all HTTP websites as "not secure." This change is in line with what Google has been trying to do for past several years, and pushing that sites adopt the HTTPS encryption. Sounds like a good plan to me, this...
  4. DooKey

    66 Percent of Popular Android Cryptocurrency Apps Don't Use Encryption

    Believe it or not, new analysis by security firm High-Tech Bridge has found that 66 percent of popular cryptocurrency apps don't use HTTPS to encrypt information in transit. To make matters worse 94 percent of these apps had at least three medium-risk vulnerabilities. If you're using one of...
  5. DooKey

    Homeland Security Orders Federal Agencies to Start Encrypting Sites and Emails

    You would think that after years of hacks on public and private institutions that all US Government websites would have HTTPS enabled by default. Think again because at least one-quarter of federal sites still don't support basic website encryption. As a matter of fact only 70% of Homeland...
  6. FrgMstr

    US Senate Goes HTTPS & Encrypted Messaging

    While many lawmakers are talking about needing backdoors for encryption in our world, it seems as though the US Senate has decided that HTTPS is needed on its own site and its private messages need backdoor-free encryption as well. US Senator Ron Wyden penned a letter to the Senate welcoming...
  7. Zarathustra[H]

    Identifying HTTPS-Protected Netflix Videos in Real-Time

    Researchers at the United States Military Academy at West Point have discovered that despite Netflix recently implementing TLS (HTTPS) encryption on their video streams to protect the privacy of their viewers, they can identify what video people are watching with 99.99% accuracy, using a...
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    How do I configue NextCloud to use HTTPS instead of HTTP ??

    All I can find via Google are incomplete instructions that seem to assume prerequisite knowledge which I don't have. Does anyone have a link to a site that gives step by step instructions or are will to list list them for a dummy. TIA :(
  9. FrgMstr

    [H]F now on [H]ardware and [H]ttps

    Yesterday the outage was to move the forums back to our own servers. It should be a "little" faster now. Also, you will notice we are now encrypted. This may impact your browsing at work positively...or negatively. If you see any big issues, please let me know.