If you collect customers data on your website it is important to transmit this data over SSL (encrypted). This includes simple contact us forms. Google are reportedly down-ranking sites which are not using SSL certificates. Additionally the Google Chrome browser will begin to display a red warning icon in the URL bar when entering data on web forms which transmit the data in an unencrypted way later this year. If we host your site – please drop us a line about your options to get your site secured.
Published on: 20th May 2018
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