HTTPS Extension Adds Default SSL Browsing to Firefox

Posted by RandallDownes on Jun 19, 2010 12:45 AM EDT
Linux Pro Magazine; By Trevan McGee
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The Tor Project and the Electronic Frontier Foundation have released HTTPS Everywhere, a Firefox extension that activates SSL/TSL encryption on sites that support the security setting, but don't feature it as a default when visiting because of partial support, unsecured trackback links or other issues. To alleviate this problem, HTTPS Everywhere writes all requests in HTTPS.

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