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Mozilla moving toward full HTTPS enforcement in Firefox

2015/05/01

Threatpost - (International) The Mozilla Foundation reported that it will be phasing out unsecured hypertext transfer protocol (HTTP) connections in the Firefox browser in a two-phase plan, in which the company will only offer new browser features to secure, HTTPS (HTTP Secure)-enabled Web sites, before ultimately making existing features incompatible with HTTP sites altogether.

Source: https://threatpost.com/mozilla-moving-toward-full-https-enforcement-in-firefox/112537

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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