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Dark Reading Now HTTPS
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KeesM
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KeesM,
User Rank: Apprentice
8/30/2017 | 3:26:17 AM
HTTPS: not quite right
Unfortunately, when clicking the HTTPS link, I got redirected to a page stating:

Server Error in Application "WWW.DARKREADING.COM"
HTTP Error 404.0 - Not Found
The resource you are looking for has been removed, had its name changed, or is temporarily unavailable.
Requested URL    ht tp://www.darkreading.com:80/admin/ ht tps:/www.darkreading.com/
Physical Path    d:\live\web\www.darkreading.com\admin\ ht tps:\www.darkreading.com\
(without spaces between ht tp)
Marilyn Cohodas
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Marilyn Cohodas,
User Rank: Strategist
8/30/2017 | 9:12:53 AM
Re: HTTPS: not quite right
Thanks for calling our attention to this. We are looking into it. -The Editors
Joe Stanganelli
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Joe Stanganelli,
User Rank: Ninja
8/31/2017 | 5:49:49 PM
Hurrah!
As a leading InfoSec pub, this is an important step in DR's evolution. Glad to see this update to the site!
Hack4GoodNotBad
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Hack4GoodNotBad,
User Rank: Apprentice
9/1/2017 | 2:09:47 PM
Not Showing HTTPS is being secure
When I am this site and using chrome, I do not see the secure message like other https sites 

This is the message chrome shows when looking at the https

your connection to this site is not fully secure

 
csanders
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csanders,
User Rank: Author
9/20/2017 | 2:29:04 PM
Re: Not Showing HTTPS is being secure
Yes, it seems they still use mixed content (embbeded content from non-HTTPS sites). In this event it is still possible for attackers to inject content into the site if they are MITMing your connection. Additionally, it may be  possible for a passive individual monitoring the network to determine what article/page you are looking at based on other non-HTTPS pages that were requested. Still this is a good first step on the path to providing a fully secured experience. 


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