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TheSmokedBlade
Posted 5/12/2019 9:39 AM (#767744)
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According to Safari & DuckDuckGo our site is “Not Secure”. Might this be remedied, as there’s an immense amount of our personal data throughout the site. That’s all I got, might be paranoid, however better paranoid than pwned.
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Cigary
Posted 5/12/2019 10:08 AM (#767745 - in reply to #767744)
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Have seen this warning as well.....until this site is secure it's wise NEVER to put info on here that is personal that can be hacked. Can this be fixed?
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Brlesq
Posted 5/12/2019 10:34 AM (#767746 - in reply to #767744)
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I tripped across another site that is a snapshot of the entire CG website from 2014 or 2015. Very curious.
www.fhsajfal.com

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Adwinistrator
Posted 5/12/2019 11:06 AM (#767747 - in reply to #767744)
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This warning is because the website does not use https, just http.

If someone is able to intercept your internet traffic, the data will not be encrypted.

This does not mean the website is compromised or anything.

Edited by Adwinistrator 5/12/2019 11:07 AM
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TheSmokedBlade
Posted 5/12/2019 11:15 AM (#767749 - in reply to #767747)
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Adwinistrator - 5/12/2019 12:06 PM

This warning is because the website does not use https, just http.

If someone is able to intercept your internet traffic, the data will not be encrypted.

This does not mean the website is compromised or anything.


Then given that, in this day and age when privacy and security is an issue, might I suggest a move to an https format??
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Adwinistrator
Posted 5/12/2019 11:28 AM (#767750 - in reply to #767749)
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TheSmokedBlade - 5/12/2019 12:15 PM

Adwinistrator - 5/12/2019 12:06 PM

This warning is because the website does not use https, just http.

If someone is able to intercept your internet traffic, the data will not be encrypted.

This does not mean the website is compromised or anything.


Then given that, in this day and age when privacy and security is an issue, might I suggest a move to an https format??


Depending on the web server configuration, it might not be that easy, and it would increase the cost of the website slightly with an SSL certificate subscription.

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Brlesq
Posted 5/12/2019 12:54 PM (#767756 - in reply to #767744)
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^^Wow! Now that's a chart!
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SenorPablo
Posted 5/12/2019 2:43 PM (#767759 - in reply to #767746)
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That is the new site I have been working on. I hid it through some random URL. It is porting everything over to the latest open source technologies and should give us a good route to keeping things fresh. The technology the site is running on now is antiquated and not really supported much for new functionality.

Regarding SSL, I do plan to have it running on the new site. This old one I don't plan to invest any more in adding functionality.

-Paul

Brlesq - 5/12/2019 11:34 AM

I tripped across another site that is a snapshot of the entire CG website from 2014 or 2015. Very curious.
www.fhsajfal.com

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Adwinistrator
Posted 5/12/2019 3:02 PM (#767762 - in reply to #767744)
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Thanks for all the work you're putting in, Paul!
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benchjockey
Posted 5/12/2019 3:23 PM (#767763 - in reply to #767744)
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Paul, you’re doing an outstanding job. Much appreciated!
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klamm143
Posted 5/12/2019 11:02 PM (#767774 - in reply to #767744)
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That's definitely THE MOTHER OF ALL CHARTS.................
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Joelala
Posted 5/13/2019 10:09 AM (#767784 - in reply to #767744)
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GO PAUL! You da man
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Cigary
Posted 5/13/2019 6:16 PM (#767797 - in reply to #767744)
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That chart just blew my mind!
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1sgjeffward
Posted 5/13/2019 10:13 PM (#767801 - in reply to #767744)
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Ya that chart will convince you that Tech is EVIL lol. You the man Paul were with ya for whatever you need.
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Murphy223
Posted 5/15/2019 12:50 PM (#767853 - in reply to #767744)
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Paul,
What's the timeline / plans to rollout the new site?
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Deener27
Posted 5/15/2019 4:07 PM (#767854 - in reply to #767744)
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Can we get a sneak peek?
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jagfandaddy
Posted 5/15/2019 4:51 PM (#767857 - in reply to #767744)
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Paul, thanks for all you do for this site!!
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