Chrome Browser Warning for Non-SSL Websites

In September 2017, Google announced a long-term plan to mark all HTTP sites as non-secure in its Chrome browser as part of an overall security project.

Then, in February 2018, Google made further steps toward HTTPS everywhere by announcing that in July 2018 with the release of Chrome 68 they will begin marking all sites that do not use HTTPS as “not secure”.

Additionally today, according to Gizmodo, users will encounter a full-page warning whenever visiting a website whose SSL certificate is not registered with a public certificate log. This means that you will need to have a registered SSL certificate for your website to avoid getting this warning in Chrome.

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