Why no HTTPS?

Discussion in 'IndianRider.net Site Support' started by ScotD, Jan 20, 2021.

  1. ScotD

    ScotD Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Dec 5, 2019
    Messages:
    268
    Likes Received:
    434
    Trophy Points:
    63
    Location:
    AlphaMilton, GA
    Why doesn't IRN have a valid SSL cert?
     
  2. Bobby Jesus

    Bobby Jesus Chainsaw God
    Original 111

    Joined:
    Jul 28, 2016
    Messages:
    2,666
    Likes Received:
    7,930
    Trophy Points:
    3,193
    I'm not up on this stuff but maybe since nothing is sold on this site? No credit cards being used etc,?
     
  3. ScotD

    ScotD Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Dec 5, 2019
    Messages:
    268
    Likes Received:
    434
    Trophy Points:
    63
    Location:
    AlphaMilton, GA
    It means when you log in, your username and password are sent in clear text. Anyone sniffing the wire can collect numerous usernames/passwords.
     
    Bobby Jesus likes this.
  4. Bobby Jesus

    Bobby Jesus Chainsaw God
    Original 111

    Joined:
    Jul 28, 2016
    Messages:
    2,666
    Likes Received:
    7,930
    Trophy Points:
    3,193
    Oh. Never mind
     
  5. Klyde1

    Klyde1 Bronze Member

    Joined:
    Nov 8, 2017
    Messages:
    1,068
    Likes Received:
    3,376
    Trophy Points:
    1,183
    Location:
    U.P. of Michigan.
    Something to ask the admins.
     
  6. Baldhead_J

    Baldhead_J Gold Member
    Original 111

    Joined:
    Jul 29, 2016
    Messages:
    9,607
    Likes Received:
    21,427
    Trophy Points:
    8,193
    Not sure who the actual domain host is.
     
  7. ndncowboy

    ndncowboy Bronze Member
    Original 111

    Joined:
    Aug 1, 2016
    Messages:
    1,860
    Likes Received:
    3,650
    Trophy Points:
    1,193
    Location:
    Between Wichita Falls and Fort Worth Texas
    I've wondered this as well. That's this site has a password that even I can't remember.
     
    ScotD likes this.
  8. ScotD

    ScotD Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Dec 5, 2019
    Messages:
    268
    Likes Received:
    434
    Trophy Points:
    63
    Location:
    AlphaMilton, GA
    These are both reasons why I posted it in Site Support. :)

    :sweatsmile:
     

Share This Page