Why does FreeBSD insist on https?

jd1008 jd1008 at gmail.com
Sat Apr 4 01:30:24 UTC 2015

On 04/03/2015 07:22 PM, David Benfell wrote:
> Quoting jd1008 <jd1008 at gmail.com>:
>> On 04/03/2015 02:28 AM, Mel Pilgrim wrote:
>>> On 2015-04-03 00:32, Nino J wrote:
>>>> Just bear in mind that the OP mentioned redirect to https. That 
>>>> means that
>>>> the initial request to the exact URL (i.e. before being redirected and
>>>> switching to https) is visible.
>>> Which is why we have HSTS.  Packaged HSTS lists prevent the browser 
>>> from ever sending an uncrypted URL.
>>> ________
>> Unfortunately, too many web sites do not have HSTS installed in the 
>> http server.
>> I have seen it in many web sites.
> I've been using Qualys SSL Check to catch details like this. The word 
> probably *does* need to be put out better that you have not properly 
> configured a web site unless you've visited a site like this and checked.
Did you omit some words from your sentence?? :) :)
Honestly, I do not quiet get the gist of your post.

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