but another question is “IS IT WORTH IT”?
[quote]This week, Google Chrome 56 and Mozilla Firefox 51 were both released. These updates bring a new warning about insecure login pages, which appear prominently in the address bar.
This is part of the industry-wide campaign to move away from HTTP, which is insecure, and leaves users’ online activity vulnerable to snooping, interception, modification, and much more.
Chrome 56 will show this warning for any password/credit card field loaded over HTTP.[/quote]
here’s the news article https://www.thesslstore.com/blog/firefox-chrome-warning-about-insecure-login-pages/
this is the beginning of shaming all web site administrators into moving from http and onto https
from what I can make out, is that Dreamhost offer a Comodo verified SSL for $15/year well that’s not exactly extravagant is it? however what really concerns me, is that once you do that, there are many things that can result in ISSUES
[quote]This website does not supply identity information
The connection to this website is not fully secure because it contains unencrypted elements (such as images) or the encryption is not strong enough
Error Alerts such as the one above if links from your own site go to http images
sounds like a mountain of work to me