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Web Site Not Secure

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I got " !web site not secure" when I logged in.
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That used to ocassionally happen with the old MRF as well. It is to do with the type of server you link to when logging in. HTTP is not secure HTTPS is. This and the last forum use/d the former. R-
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That's because its an HTTP:// rather than HTTPS:// web site.

When I get half n hour I'll see if a HTTPS:// site can be easily added
BTW The 'S' at the end of HTTPS stands for 'Secure'. It means all communications between your browser and the website are encrypted.
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Thanks guys, I wasn’t particularly bothered but thought you should know. :)
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Yes I knew. Just one of the few things I need to resolve!
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We could have a whip round and send you somewhere nice FB.
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what about a trip to burgandy. Plenty here occupy your time, whilst downing a bottle of red
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hi brian.

i recommend investigating certificates from 'LetsEncrypt' as they are free.

The site works under HTTPS but the error is caused due to there being a certificate issue.

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Thanks. My hosting company provide Certificate included in the hosting package.. Just got to add the script to the htaccess file.
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Forum now has https:// rating. :D
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