[AniMov] web site

Clement Calenge clement.calenge at oncfs.gouv.fr
Thu Nov 15 09:09:49 CET 2012


It seems that some websites provide free SSL-certificates, e.g. 
https://www.startssl.com/
see also myth 6 in 
https://blog.httpwatch.com/2011/01/28/top-7-myths-about-https/:
HTH,

Clément

On 11/15/2012 03:01 AM, Shaun Walbridge wrote:
> With Geotrust certs available for under $10 USD/yr [e.g. 
> http://www.namecheap.com/ssl-certificates/geotrust-ssl-certificates.aspx], 
> it may be worth replacing the snake-oil cert with a real one for your 
> users' sake.
>
> cheers,
> Shaun
>
> On Wed, Nov 14, 2012 at 6:04 AM, Paolo Cavallini 
> <cavallini at faunalia.it <mailto:cavallini at faunalia.it>> wrote:
>
>     Il 14/11/2012 13:11, Sergio Vignali ha scritto:
>     > I try to go into the web
>     > site https://trac.faunalia.it/animove/wiki/AnimoveHowto
>     > but I obtain an alert message of SSL error,
>     > "the address listed in the certificate does not match the address of
>     > the website your browser tried to go to".
>     > Is the web site shifted to another adress?
>     Not, we simply use a(n expensive) self-signed certificate. So you have
>     to trust Faunalia ;)
>     In practice this does not have security consequences, as you are not
>     going to give animove your bank account credentials :)
>     It is only used to protect your password for this service, avoiding to
>     send it in clear.
>     All the best.
>
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>     Paolo Cavallini - Faunalia
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