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We know everybody re-uses passwords between sites, SSL certs are an important (and free) way of protecting your users from having passwords stolen via MITM attacks.

I can't recall if there was one installed before, but there certainly isn't now.

Let me know if you need any techie help!
 

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sjh said:
We know everybody re-uses passwords between sites, SSL certs are an important (and free) way of protecting your users from having passwords stolen via MITM attacks.

I can't recall if there was one installed before, but there certainly isn't now.

Let me know if you need any techie help!
SSL is in the works. I might take you up on your offer!
 

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Sutere thing, Looks like the site is hosted on ubuntu/apache - if you have root access it's easy - if it's through a control panel i'm sure i can help figure it out!
 

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@sjh, New site is on Ubuntu/Nginx. If you know how to set everything up it would probably save me a lot of headaches. Let me know if you've been through this and if you can lend a hand.
 

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I figured it out in record time. SUPER easy. I wish everything was this easy.

We are now secured for all communications using HTTPS.
 

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Impressive. SSL can be a stumper on a new platform the first time.

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It turns out if you're on Ubuntu/Nginx it literally takes about 3 command line entries to do EVERYTHING - generate and download the cert, update the Nginx config, restart, and even put a CRON job in the re-download the cert every 90 days.

It took me longer to update some of the board specific configs than it did to actually get the webserver itself updated.
 
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