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Is your website secure? Google will be the judge

27.7.2018 by Jenn Granger

When browsing the internet, how often do you check the security of the website you are using? Submitting your information to an insecure website, or sometimes just clicking on one, increases the risk of your data being compromised by a man-in-the-middle style attack. Since 2014, Google has streamlined HTTPS-enabled websites in search rankings to incentivise websites to adopt the protocol. In Google’s bid to push for more encryption online, it rolled out Chrome 68 in July 2018, which clearly marks all HTTP websites as ‘not secure’ within the address bar. All HTTPS websites however, will be unaffected. HTTPS strengthens your…