Chrome 69: One step closer to make encryption the norm

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As you already know, since July Chrome has started to label all HTTP sites as “not secure”. This was just the beginning of its intense efforts to make encryption the norm for Internet traffic. Chrome 69 has arrived some days ago and took a step forward in this direction. If you already have this new edition of the most popular browser at the See more →

The ultimate guide to different types of SSL

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As we have previously informed you, the new Chrome (edition 68) has arrived with a significant change at the marking of all the HTTP sites out there. There is no doubt that you have already noticed a “not secure” indication on your Chrome browser when visiting a website that still uses the ancient by the internet standards HTTP communication protocol. This Google’s See more →

Chrome 68 came with a big change

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The last two years, Google is making strong efforts to eliminate the use of HTTP protocol. Through Chrome, its own popular browser, the tech giant tries to convince everyone that “HTTPS” is a one-way road. In case you are still not informed (we doubt it), HTTPS is the secure version of HTTP communication protocol, and does something really important: with the use See more →

Mixed Content: How to avoid it when using SSL/TLS

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The Internet is flooded with sensitive data and there are many intruders out there willing to exploit this kind of information. As a webmaster, you should fight against them through useful tools that are available nowadays, aiming for data integrity, privacy and critical security of the website’s information. One of these tools is SSL which stands for Secure Sockets Layer and it See more →

The measures that Top.Host takes for the GDPR – part 1

The measurements that Top.Host takes for the GDPR - part 1

On the 25th of May 2018 the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force. Over a year ago, our company begun taking the necessary security measures to be compatible with the new regulation, and also to strengthen the protection of our customers’ personal information. In this blog post, we will describe to you the first completed actions that have been See more →

GDPR: Is your website compliant with the new regulation?

GDPR: Is your website compliant with the new regulation?

Before starting our discussion on whether your website is GDPR compliant or not, you should understand what GDPR actually is and how it is going to affect you. GDPR stands for General Data Protection Regulation and it aims to change the ways in which data is extracted and used for everyone in Europe. When this regulation comes into effect, individuals will have See more →