[NOT A QUESTION] answers.opencv.org is missing HTTPS support

asked 2018-12-05 12:24:38 -0500

updated 2018-12-05 12:42:31 -0500

Hi,

My browser warned me about this subdomain because of the missing HTTPS suppport. Logging into answers.opencv.org is a security risk since all the credentials are transferred over the Web in plain text.

Is there a reason why answers.opencv.orgis missing HTTPS? Using Lets Encrypt we can easily add HTTPS to answers.opencv.org. The project website opencv.org supports HTTPS out of the box.

Thanks!

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hi dylan, imho you should repost the problem here to reach the actual devs, (raise an issue there, and no fear, noone will bite...)

berak gravatar imageberak ( 2018-12-05 12:28:16 -0500 )edit
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Thanks for the quick response, I will open an issue there. I didn't know there was a special Github repository for this kind of things.

DylanVanAssche gravatar imageDylanVanAssche ( 2018-12-05 12:30:10 -0500 )edit
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you can also try: https://gitter.im/opencv-infrastructu...

(again, -- main reason i'm trying to redirect you elsewhere is: we have no control about the site's setup, only the devs there do, you need to get in contact with them in a more close way.)

berak gravatar imageberak ( 2018-12-05 12:34:16 -0500 )edit
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Oh okay, I didn't know that moderators can't modify the website itself. Hopefully they can fix this since Google Chrome for example already blocks non HTTPS websites. Firefox on Linux just shows a friendly reminder that all credentials are transferred in plain text.

DylanVanAssche gravatar imageDylanVanAssche ( 2018-12-05 12:41:52 -0500 )edit