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Communications | Posted 5 Jan 2015 | Comments Off on Gogo Caught Forging SSL Certificates | 1,935 views

Inflight internet connectivity provider Gogo has been caught forging SSL certificates and serving them to their customers. Flyer Adrienne Porter Felt tweeted a screenshot of the a forgery for Google. Her tweet: hey @Gogo, why are you issuing *.google.com certificates

Quick Tips | Posted 25 Mar 2011 | Comments Off on This Connection Is Untrusted – Part 2 | 1,894 views
This Connection is Untrusted

Web browsers will complain when they can not validate a SSL certificate. In the past, I’ve written about the untrusted connection warnings related to unknown certificate authorities and certificate mismatches. I’d like to cover one more scenario – the warning …

This Connection is Untrusted

It’s not simply an annoyance. Occasionally Firefox will encounter an issue with a website’s SSL certificate. It will present the user with a full page warning stating that This Connection is Untrusted before proceeding to the web page. At this …

Quick Tips | Posted 6 Mar 2010 | Comments Off on Secure Database Connections in WordPress | 1,716 views

If you are setting up a WordPress site with an SSL certificate in a shared environment such as an ISP or hosting center, one of the things that you need to consider is the connectivity to your database. If you