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[Feature] HTTPS

Right now if you go to https://snapzu.com/ you will be redirected to the unecrypted HTTP version.

This is a problem especially for people who want to login to the site on an untrusted/public wifi/network.

I would like to request that HTTPS be enabled, even if for now it is not 100%, and just optional for those that want it.

3 years ago by gibandaley with 2 comments

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  • thesavagemonk
    +6

    I'm sure the admins have thought about implementing it (hopefully), but I completely agree that in 2015 it's a necessity for a website like this to implement HTTPS.

  • Kysol (edited 3 years ago)
    +3

    Google adjusted it's algorithms and will be upgrading the weight of the adjustments soon giving HTTPS enabled sites more of an edge when ranking. HTTPS and non-SHA1 certs are the go these days. If you don't want to fork out for a cert Cloudflare will help you out as well as giving you some other options.

    Also not 100% is as bad as 0% due to the fact that you are letting a MITM attack from happening on the 1% of pages that you don't encrypt.