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CloudFlare: SSL Added and Removed Here :-)

Comment by Reader Brian M.

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None of the CloudFlare-fronted WordPress sites I support render even remotely properly when requesting content via Flexible SSL, most likely due to issues with WordPress, the application server, or some other issue on the back-end. Enabling SSL is a whole lot more than handshaking and certificates, and I think most of these "encrypt the Internet" efforts trivialize a task that is more challenging.

This is on top of the fact that it lulls site administrators and end users into a false sense of security.

| Posted on 2014-12-01 at 22:49:03 UTC by Reader Brian M. | Reply to This

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