Author Topic: What's the reason for the site not being https encrypted?  (Read 802 times)

Offline sjw

  • Here all the time
  • ****
  • Posts: 423
Seems a huge oversight nowadays, especially on a site with user logins and personal info

Offline Bluto

  • Not said much yet
  • **
  • Posts: 14
I have also wondered about the lack of HTTPS, with passwords and details being sent unencrypted.  Is there a plan to implement a a TLS/SSL certificate on the website anytime soon?
White Mk6 GTI | Manual | DCC | Dynaudio | Cruise | Winter Pack | Lux Pack | Rear Camera & F/R Parking Sensors

Offline fredgroves

  • Serious forum addict
  • *
  • Posts: 6,524
  • Professional Um Bongo drinker
Other than someone writing some posts as you, what is the risk? :whistle:
Current: Mk8 GTI DSG, Adelaides, DCC, HUD, HK, Winter Pack, Rear Camera.. Aka "HMS Weasel"

Gone: 2017 Mk7.5 GTD,manual, NavPro
Gone: 2014 Mk7 GTD, manual, NavPro, DCC

Offline jv

  • Administrator
  • Serious forum addict
  • *****
  • Posts: 7,314
Laziness could be one word for it.

That and the lack of support for the forum charity.
Buy site stuff!
GolfGTI.co.uk - merchandise

Support the forum charity!
Forum Charity

Offline jv

  • Administrator
  • Serious forum addict
  • *****
  • Posts: 7,314
Re: What's the reason for the site not being https encrypted?
« Reply #4 on: 13 June 2021, 14:04 »
:whistle:
Buy site stuff!
GolfGTI.co.uk - merchandise

Support the forum charity!
Forum Charity